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Firefighters battle wildfire near Elad, May 19, 2020
Large wildfire extinguished in central Israel as heatwave continues

The Fire and Rescue Services believes that the fire began at about 10 p.m. on Monday near the Palestinian Authority and progressed toward the area currently affected by the fire.

19/05/2020
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Route 7 closed to the east due to flaming bus

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
16/05/2020
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Firefighting planes extinguish forest fire near Beit Shemesh - WATCH

The heat wave that began on Wednesday has continued to grow in intensity over the weekend, causing wildfires near Beit Shemesh.

By ALON HOCHMON/MAARIV
16/05/2020
ZELDA BURKEY outside her burned-out house: The country and people around the world opened their hear
Rising from the ashes: Moshav Mevo Modi’im marks one year since fire

Social Affairs: A year after a devastating fire, the residents of Moshav Mevo Modi’im refuse to lose faith

Fire in makeshift apartment in Jerusalem, May 6, 2020
Woman killed in fire in illegal, makeshift apartment in Jerusalem

An initial investigation found that the fire started after a pile of clothing was intentionally set on fire in the middle of the apartment.

06/05/2020
Two synagogues burn down in Louisiana, no evidence of foul play

When firefighters arrived on the scene, the synagogue was already engulfed in a sea of flames. According to first responders, the fires were extended above the trees.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
03/05/2020
Ultra-Orthodox Jews dance around a bonfire as they celebrate the Jewish holiday of Lag Ba'Omer in th
Government decision decrees three bonfires on Mount Meron for Lag Ba'omer

Following an argument between Interior Minister Arye Deri and Transportation Minister Bezalel Smotrich, the Religious-Zionist community will get its own fire as well.

Jerusalem City Hall fire under control, alleged arsonist arrested

The fire began in the main building and the various committees ended their work to leave the building. Those who work at the office of mayor Moshe Lion also evacuated.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
22/04/2020
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