Rafael and Elazar Ohana died in Netanya fire

Elazar Ohana, 5, and younger brother Rafael, 3, identified as victims of Friday fire in Netanya apartment building.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/23/2019, 9:06 PM

Fire threatens Samaria town, forcing residents to evacuate

Four fighter-fighting aircraft join effort to contain blaze next to Israeli town of Har Bracha in Samaria, forcing residents to evacuate.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/3/2019, 2:00 PM

Israel bans fires in open areas throughout summer

Order from Fire and Rescue Services bans fires, bonfires, welding, in and around plants and populated areas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/29/2019, 10:43 AM

Over 1,000 fires extinguished throughout Israel

National Fire and Rescue Services says firestorm crisis is over. Fires caused by electric cables, Lag B'Omer bonfires, and arson.Marcy Oster/JTA, 5/26/2019, 6:28 PM

Netanyahu: Thank you to my friend Sisi, the Egyptian president

Netanyahu thanks Egypt, as well as Greece, Croatia, Italy and Cyprus for sending firefighting aid to Israel. The PA also offers its help.Hezki Baruch, 5/24/2019, 2:14 PM

Fire near Negohot, residents evacuated from their homes

Netanyahu says that he intends to implement the recommendations to improve the firefighting system this year.Yoni Kempinski, 5/24/2019, 1:02 PM

Residents evacuated due to fires can return home

Italy, Croatia, Greece and Cyprus agree to send firefighting aircraft to help Israel take control of the raging fires.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/24/2019, 9:40 AM

'Israel may need international support fighting wave of fires'

Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan holds assessment on firefighting situation during Lag B'Omer heatwave.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/23/2019, 7:59 PM

Old batteries spark fire in Jerusalem apartment

In a Purim miracle, a family's home goes up in flames as they spend the night at grandma's.Eliran Aharon, 3/19/2019, 2:56 PM

Toaster causes fire in Jerusalem yeshiva

13 injured after fire breaks out in Jerusalem yeshiva. Fire apparently caused by toaster oven used on mattress.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2018, 2:12 PM

'To be prepared for arson, fires, and earthquakes'

Israeli fire chief speaks about combating terror arson in the south and Judea and Samaria, preparations for major earthquake.Refael Levi, 7/11/2018, 6:00 PM

A special day made this sick boy's dream come true

Rehovot Fire Department, municipality, and United Hatzalah make sick child's dream come true.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/9/2018, 2:48 PM

One week later: Firefighters resume normal work routine

Fire and Rescue Commission lifts state of emergency, firefighters to resume normal work as of Tuesday.Ben Ariel, 11/29/2016, 12:08 AM

Fire spokesman blames winds for spate of wildfires

Fire and Rescue Service spokesman Yoram Levi said winds are the main source of fires, but did not rule out arson as a possible causeBenny Toker, 11/23/2016, 4:54 PM