Fires sparked in Israel's South as a result of incendiary devices from Gaza

Firefighting units, members of JNF-KKL, members of the Nature and Parks Authority and military bulldozers worked to combat the fires.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
June 23, 2019 19:34
Fires sparked in Israel's South as a result of incendiary devices from Gaza

Fires in the South of Israel, June 23, 2019. (photo credit: MOSHE BARUCHI/KKL-JNF FORESTER)

 
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Fires were sparked in the south of Israel on Sunday as a result of incendiary devices flown from Gaza into Israel

Firefighting units, members of JNF-KKL, members of the Nature and Parks Authority and military bulldozers worked to combat the fires.KKL-JNF reported four fires in the western Negev - three in parks in the South and one in the Beeri Forest.

According to the fire department, four fires raged in the Eshkol region, one fire in the Shaar Hanegev Regional Council and one fire in the Sdot Negev Regional Council.

All the fires were quickly put out and were discovered to be a result of incendiary balloons from Gaza.



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