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  Cheshvan 16, 5773 , 01/11/12

Firefighting Planes Sent to Battle Deir Al-Assad Blaze

A brush fire broke out, Thursday afternoon, in the mountainous area overlooking the western Galilee Arab village of Deir Al-Assad, near the predominantly-Jewish city of Carmiel.

Firefighting aircraft were sent to help two ground-based crews battle the blaze because there are no access roads to the site.

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