PM asks for help from foreign states in Carmel fire rescue

By JPOST.COM STAFF
December 2, 2010 19:03

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu on Thursday spoke with officials from Russia, Italy, Greece and Cyprus to ask for help with search and rescue efforts in the Carmel region where a huge fire was raging that has killed at least 40 people.

Netanyahu requested that the countries send planes to help the firefighter crews with their efforts to control the fire.


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