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  חשון 13, 5771 , 21/10/10

Minefield Fire next to Majdal-Shams

A fire broke out Thursday evening in a minefield next to the Golan Heights Druze town of Majdal Shams. The blaze threatened the town and a nearby army base.

Firefighters were battling the fire. Residents of the town were told to stay inside for fear of the fire setting off explosions.

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