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  6/18/2012, Sivan 28, 5772

Fires in Carmiel, next to Beit Nekufa

A forest fire broke out, Monday afternoon, in a large natural grove next to the Jerusalem-area community of Beit Nekufa. Seven firefighting companies were sent to battle the blaze, which threatened homes in the community.

Another fire broke out in the yard of a factory in the western Galilee city of Carmiel. Six firefighting companies were sent to the scene of that fire.