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  Elul 2, 5772 , 20/08/12

13 Crews Fighting Blaze Near Beit Shemesh

Thirteen firefighting crews were battling a major blaze in a forested area south of Beit Shemesh. The fire was taking place in Neve Michael. Along with the firefighters, three planes were spraying water to douse the blaze.

Officials said that there was no danger to residential areas at this point.

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