News Briefs

  8/13/2013, Elul 7, 5773

Fired Worker Climbs Smokestack in Natzrat Ilit

An employee of the Phoenicia factory in Natzrat Ilit (Upper Nazareth) climbed a smokestack about 70 meters/230 feet high, Tuesday morning and barricaded himself there, apparently after receiving a dismissal notice.

The police sent a negotiating team to try to bring the incident to a peaceful conclusion.