'The Israeli people are tough and determined'

American firefighter speaks about volunteering in southern Israel to help put out fires caused by incendiary kites and balloons.Yoni Kempinski, 8/2/2018, 4:43 AM

10 fires caused by incendiary kites, balloons Tuesday

Security and firefighting forces extinguish 5 fires caused by terrorists from the Gaza Strip.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/31/2018, 5:35 PM

Large fire in Jerusalem Hills

Residents of Beit Meir evacuated as 3 firefighting teams and 8 planes battle nearby blaze.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/5/2018, 8:18 PM

Firefighters shout down commissioner as tensions rise

Graduation ceremony deteriorates into shouts and name-calling. 'This is an unprecedented disgrace.'Tzvi Lev, 1/4/2018, 10:03 PM

London Jews mobilize for victims of deadly apartment fire

Synagogue appeals to community to join together to help victims of deadly high-rise fire which killed 12 people.JTA, 6/14/2017, 7:15 PM

Joint training exercise becomes real firefighting operation

Croatian firefighting crew training with Israeli counterparts helps put out real out of control wildfire in central Israel.Gary Willig, 6/5/2017, 4:47 PM

Watch: An American firefighter in Israel

Los Angeles City firefighter Ben Arnold shares his story about fighting fires in Israel with the Emergency Volunteer Project at AIPAC., 3/27/2017, 7:07 PM

Lag Ba'Omer bonfires caused Thursday's major wildfires

Lack of fire safety likely responsible for massive fires near Jerusalem, Fire chief says.Uzi Baruch, 5/30/2016, 3:17 PM

Firefighting planes battle blaze at Jerusalem entrance

4 planes and 8 crews fight fire near organic farm in northwest of capital, as 1 plane and 5 crews take on fire near Kokhav Hashahar.Ari Yashar, 5/12/2016, 5:19 PM

Fire chief: 1,500 fires in Israel since Friday

Heat wave has nothing to do with spate of fires, fire chief says - and claims human negligence, and malice is the culprit.Tova Dvorin, 4/26/2016, 8:27 PM

Nationwide: Firefighters contain multiple brushfires

Dozens of fires throughout Tuesday attributed to heat wave, tourism influx.Tova Dvorin, 4/26/2016, 6:41 PM

Planes sent to stop forest fire and grove blaze

Large forces and 6 planes fight Biriya Forest blaze, near grave of Targum Yonatan author, as crews and helicopter keep fire from moshav.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/25/2016, 4:36 PM

Fires Burn Through Galilee; Arson Suspected

Five firefighting crews battling blaze north of the Kinnereth; fire broke south of Tzfat earlier Saturday.Tova Dvorin, 6/20/2015, 9:06 PM

Massive Fires Burn Around Israel, 3 Homes Decimated

Huge fire in forest outside Beit Shemesh spreads out of control, after blaze in Tel Mond sets gas balloons on fire and levels homes.Ari Yashar, 5/27/2015, 3:42 PM

Weather or Terror? Tens of Fires Blaze Through Israel

Fires consumer forestry from the Golan Heights to the Negev Monday, raising questions over whether a heat wave or terrorism is to blame.Tova Dvorin, 5/18/2015, 4:01 PM

Video: Fire Destroys 50 Homes in Hurricane-Flooded Queens

A six-alarm fire destroyed at least 50 homes in Queens, heavy populated by Israelis and US Jews, during the Frankenstorm Sandy storm. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/30/2012, 11:29 AM

Arabs Attack Firefighters with Rocks in Jerusalem Suburb

Firefighters called to deal with a fire in Shuafat, Jerusalem, were thanked for their efforts by Arabs hurling rocks at them.Chana Ya'ar, 9/24/2012, 10:07 PM

'A Miracle Here' – No Deaths in Crown Heights Blaze

An “open miracle” occurred in Crown Heights overnight Monday morning when everyone escaped with their lives from a blazing building.Hana Levi Julian, 9/3/2012, 6:17 PM

Firefighters Battle Blaze Near Beit Shemesh

More than a dozen firefighting crews were called Monday to battle a forest fire south of the Jerusalem suburb of Beit Shemesh. Chana Ya'ar, 8/20/2012, 8:40 PM

Arson Terrorism Suspected in Repeated Jerusalem Fire

Another wildfire that erupted late Saturday night on Mount Scopus in Jerusalem has raised suspicions of more terror arson activity.Chana Ya'ar, 7/22/2012, 11:31 AM

5 Firefighting Crews Battle Blaze in Lower Galilee

Five firefighting crews battled a forest fire Monday evening that burned its way around the village of Iksal, in lower Galilee.Chana Ya'ar, 7/16/2012, 10:34 PM

Deal Reached on National Fire and Rescue Service

The government has agreed to establish a National Fire and Rescue Service, budgeted initially at NIS 1 billion.Chana Ya'ar, 7/16/2012, 7:13 PM

Jerusalem Wildfire Near Ein Hemed Under Control

A wildfire that began in Ein Hemed, outside Jerusalem, spread to the town of Mevasseret Tzion. It's another suspicious blaze.Chana Ya'ar, 7/15/2012, 4:53 PM

2 Arabs Remanded 8 Days for Arson Attack

Two Palestinian Authority Arab teens have been remanded for eight days after confessing to torching land near Kibbutz Ma'ale HaHamisha.Chana Ya'ar, 7/9/2012, 9:46 PM

Wildfires Blaze in Colorado, Threaten US Air Force Academy

Firefighters worked to defend the US Air Force Academy from a raging wildfire in Colorado Springs. Thousands were evacuated from homes.Chana Ya'ar, 6/28/2012, 2:40 PM

Comptroller Report on Carmel Fire Submitted to Knesset Speaker

State Comptroller Micha Lindenstrauss submitted his report on the Carmel Fire to Knesset Speaker Reuven Rivlin on Wednesday.Chana Ya'ar, 6/20/2012, 11:00 AM

Environmental Hazard: Underground Blaze Smolders in Ma'alot

Smoke rising from a smoldering underground blaze in Ma'alot, but the city hasn't taken effective action to put it out, residents say.Hana Levi Julian, 6/11/2012, 8:03 PM