Haifa firefighter Eitan Ripps, who has been in the line of duty for 13 years, says the recent fires were the most dangerous he has seen.
“The wind is ridiculous up here. It is very strong, that is what makes this fight hard.”
Russia and Turkey have joined Greece, Italy, Croatia and Cyprus in the firefighting efforts, sending a total of 10 planes to Israel.
Former Bostonian Dr. Alan Marcus has developed a groundbreaking system to aid emergency response in times of crisis.
United Hatzalah president and founder Eli Beer's aim is to double the number of volunteers and ambucycles.
‘We’re not sure the situation is that terrible, but we have to check’ says army ombudsman.
Shahar Ayalon says just nine people were killed in blazes in 2015 compared to 17 in 2013 and 70 in 2010.
"There is stuff you can do to protect yourself, that can make the difference between life and death."
"The ability of the enemy to include Jerusalem as a target has already happened; Now, we have to ask what we do if it happens again."