Firefighters battling blaze in Jerusalem residential building

Residents forced to flee through building windows as firefighters search for others trapped in building on fire in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/11/2019, 7:54 PM

Firefighters banned from growing beards during the Omer

Firefighting commissioner orders religious firefighters not to grow a beard during Omer despite existence of masks which accommodate beards.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/21/2019, 2:09 PM

Israeli delegation lands in Ethiopia to help fight wildfire

Israel sends 10 firefighters to Ethiopia to help fight large fire which has raged for 2 weeks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/14/2019, 8:24 AM

Nine injured in apartment fire

Firefighters rescue six people trapped in burning Beit Shemesh apartment building.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/13/2019, 10:09 PM

2 women killed in road accident near Jerusalem

2 killed, 41 injured in a severe road accident between a bus and a private vehicle on Route 443 near Beit Horon. Road closed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/10/2019, 10:43 AM

US Ambassador meets US firefighters in Sderot

Ambassador David Friedman meets Israeli and US firefighters who are fighting arson fires in the south.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/1/2018, 3:50 PM

Police arrest suspect they say knew about planned arson

Authorities suspect East Jerusalem resident knew about arsonists plan to torch hotel. Blaze critically injured family.Tzvi Lev, 7/29/2018, 7:44 PM

Fire department intensifies ban on beards

Israel Firefighters Department head demands strict measures against religious firefighters with beards.Gary Willig, 5/7/2018, 12:13 AM

Gas tank explosion sparks three fires in Tel Aviv

Three fires sparked in northern Tel Aviv from gas tank explosion leaving 4 injured, forcing evacuation of residential buildings.Mordechai Sones, 2/4/2018, 4:26 PM

Fires in Lod may have been intentional

Lod firefighters battle five fires in one night, investigators suspect fires were intentionally set.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/8/2018, 9:03 AM

Druze firefighter risks his life to save Torah scroll

Druze firefigher Wiam Nevoani jumps into flames to save a Torah scroll from a burning Nahariya synagogue.Chana Roberts, 1/5/2018, 11:19 AM

Watch: Police arrest PA Arab on his way to terror attack

Firefighter spots suspicious Palestinian Authority Arab, helps police officers arrest him. Search shows Arab's bag contains knives, Quran.Nitsan Keidar, 11/9/2017, 2:13 PM

494 acres burned, firefighters working to extinguish flames

Firefighters work to extinguish Jerusalem fire, warn public to keep away from area.Ido Ben Porat, 10/27/2017, 8:59 AM

Fire breaks out in religious kibbutz near Petach Tikva

Dozens of firefighting teams work to bring fire in supermarket under control, call in teams from other areas to help.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/13/2017, 3:07 PM

Fire breaks out in Dimona apartment

Apartment fire injures 21, MDA and firefighters rescue trapped victims.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/20/2017, 8:41 AM

Dozens of firemen trapped as Tehran building collapses

Highest building in Tehran collapses after blaze, dozens of firefighters feared trapped under the rubble.AFP, 1/19/2017, 10:52 AM

Ex-volunteer firefighter suing department for anti-Semitism

Former volunteer firefighter from Southern California is suing his former department alleging anti-Semitism and harassment.JTA, 12/22/2016, 4:56 AM

Images from inside the inferno

Dramatic images of firefighters battling the blazes that raged across Israel last week.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/30/2016, 6:45 PM

U.S. firefighters deployed to Israel to help fight flames

A group of 39 American firefighters deployed to Israel during Thanksgiving weekend to help their Israeli counterparts fight the wildfires.Arutz Sheva, 11/30/2016, 5:50 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

The fires - in pictures

Hundreds of fires are raging across Israel, endangering cities and communities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/24/2016, 1:03 PM

Sukkah burns down in Bayit Vegan

A sukkah on a residential building in Bayit Vegan caught fire and burned down. Firefighters now have the blaze under control.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/20/2016, 10:26 PM

Judea-Samaria firefighters sue for state pension

After suing for their rights, the courts ruled the state must serve Judea-Samaria firefighters a pension - like the rest of the country.Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, 8/28/2016, 10:10 AM

Jerusalem fire forces city entrance to be closed

Blaze rages near capital's Har Hamenuchot cemetery, Jerusalem Forest. Firefighters, planes working to contain it.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/15/2016, 12:07 PM

Anti-Zionism in Jerusalem on Independence Day

Haredi extremists put stickers with PLO flags on fire engine, as firefighters put out a blaze in Meah She'arim apartment.Reut Hadar, 5/13/2016, 12:39 PM

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

Bedouin Arab rock ambush strikes firefighters

Fire crew 'saved by a miracle' driving through a hail of rocks on way to false fire report; police to accompany crews in Bedouin areas.Orli Harari, 1/13/2016, 9:26 AM

Arab Terrorists Firebomb IDF Base Outside J'lem

Terrorists set fire by base guard tower then attack firefighters, following Thursday firebomb on nearby Jerusalem base.Ari Yashar, 9/19/2015, 11:49 PM

Man and Woman Dead in Jerusalem Gas Leak

Gas leak in Romema apartment leaves two dead. Firefighters evacuate building for fear of explosion.Matt Wanderman, 9/8/2015, 10:36 AM

Paint Factory Sinks in 30 Feet of Foam

Flame retardant foam leaks and fills Tambour factory in Akko raising fears of people getting trapped, for the third time in as many years.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/6/2015, 2:43 PM

Hotovely Slams Church Arson, Defacement

Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipt Hotovely on Thursday condemned the burning and graffiti desecration of a church.Moshe Cohen, 6/18/2015, 10:26 AM

El Al's Iconic Stairs Crash to the Ground

A Tel Aviv blaze brought out five firefighting crews to fight a blaze, just hours after another fire at the landmark El Al Building.Moshe Cohen, 4/8/2015, 7:54 PM

Firefighters Find Gas Pipe Cut in J'lem Terror Try

Anonymous culprits cut gas pipes in southern Gilo neighborhood, in apparent attempt to cause an explosion.Yaakov Levi, 3/25/2015, 8:21 PM

Hareidi Policemen in Operational Positions

In the wake of the recent upsurge in terrorist attacks, hareidi volunteers for the first time join the ranks of operative policemen.Hillel Fendel, 12/12/2014, 3:45 AM

Israeli Firefighters Come Under Fire From Syria

Firefighters responding to a call on the Golan Heights were shot at by 'someone' on the Syrian side of the border.Moshe Cohen, 6/29/2014, 9:31 AM

Rishon Firefighters to Remember 9/11 Hero

The twelfth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks is coming up, and with it will come a memorial for an Israeli firefighter victim 9/11David Lev, 8/29/2013, 11:54 AM

MK Cohen: Hareidi Jews Could Be Firefighters

Aerial firefighting is a career path MK Amnon Cohen sees working for hareidi-religious JewsDavid Lev, 7/10/2013, 7:23 PM

Arabs Attack Jew on Jerusalem Promenade

A Jewish man was attacked by two Arabs on the Jerusalem Promenade early Monday evening, according to Israel Police.Chana Ya'ar, 6/24/2013, 7:45 PM

Arab Mob Pelts Firefighters With Rocks

An Israeli firefighter was injured in an Arab riot while putting a fire out in an Arab neighborhood of JerusalemDavid Lev, 5/23/2013, 2:24 PM

Suicide Note Details Grisly Intention of Killer

"I still have to get ready to see how much of the neighborhood I can burn down and do what I like doing best -- killing people."Annie Lubin, 12/25/2012, 9:57 PM

Two Firefighters Shot Dead in New York

Two firefighters were shot dead on Monday in Webster, N.Y after a gunman opened fire as emergency personnel responded to a blaze.Rachel Hirshfeld , 12/24/2012, 8:21 PM

Arabs Attack Firefighters 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

Rivlin Receives Comptroller Report on Carmel Fire

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

19 Injured in Nursing Home Fire

Nineteen people were injured Saturday night in a fire at a Bnei Brak nursing home.Maayana Miskin, 3/17/2012, 11:30 PM

Arab Teens Hurl Rocks at Firefighters

Firefighters who doused the flames of a major fire in the Golan Heights early Wednesday were 'thanked' with an Arab rock attack.Chana Ya'ar, 8/24/2011, 1:39 PM