News Briefs

  7/12/2012, Tammuz 22, 5772

Golan Fire Threatens Kinnar Hotel

A fire broke out, Thursday afternoon, in the Gamla nature reserve in the Golan Heights. Ground-based and airborne firefighters are battling the blaze.

Around 7:00 p.m., police reported that the fire was approaching the hotel on the Kinnar beach of the Kinneret/Sea of Galilee and evacuation of the guests was being considered.