It took an average of 5 minutes for firefighters to get to the scene in 2019 compared to an average of 8 minutes in 2018.
Firefighting units, members of JNF-KKL, members of the Nature and Parks Authority and military bulldozers worked to combat the fires.
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Lately the Gaza border communities have been bombarded with rockets, with over 60 rockets fired from Gaza on Monday night alone.
Nowhere in a letter from the Green Party was there a calling for an end to the Palestinian war on nature.
What a difference a year makes. In Israel in 2019, the first association I have with balloons is one of danger.
According to MSF, nearly 90 percent of those injured by Israeli fire suffered injuries to their lower limbs.
Police advised the public to be cautious around suspicious objects, whether they be kites or balloons.
The police are currently investigating the incident.
Despite a late-summer lull in the number of incendiary devices launched, the amount sent into Israeli territory has steadily increased again in October.