Firefighters battling Ein Kerem blaze in Jerusalem

By MELANIE LIDMAN
May 23, 2011 15:41

 
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A fire broke out on Monday afternoon in the area of Ein Kerem in the direction of Bet Zayit, on the western outskirts of Jerusalem. Firefighters and police were on the scene to try to contain the blaze. The Kastel road from Ein Kerem is temporarily closed to traffic until the blaze is under control.

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