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  10/2/2012, Tishrei 16, 5773

Forest Fire in Beit Zayit Area

A big forest fire broke out, Tuesday morning, next to the Jerusalem-area community of Beit Zayit. There were no initial reports of injuries.

Six firefighting crews from Jerusalem and Beit Shemesh were sent to battle the blaze, with support from two firefighting aircraft.