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  תמוז 1, 5774 , 29/06/14

Syria Spillover? Israeli Firefighters Come Under Fire From Syria

Israeli firefighters responding to a call on the Golan Heights Sunday morning were fired upon by forces on the other side of the Syrian border. No one was injured. IDF soldiers removed the firefighters safely. The army has not yet responded to the fire.

The incident occurred in the area of Ein Zivan, a kibbutz in the lower Golan Heights near the Syrian border. Firefighters were responding to a call to put out a small brush fire.

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