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Jerusalem hills fire completely under control

Jerusalem hills fire completely under control

Residents return to their homes as massive fire finally brought under control after more than 2 days.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/08/2021 21:11
Fire Commissioner: 'Jerusalem-area fire broke out as a result of human actions'

Fire Commissioner: 'Jerusalem-area fire broke out as a result of human actions'

Firefighting commander expresses optimism, says fire is not currently spreading but there is 'more work' to do.103FM, 17/08/2021 12:39
Metzuda winery went up in flames on very day of grape harvest

Metzuda winery went up in flames on very day of grape harvest

Haredi manager Eli Bash: "This was G-d's will, and no amount of planes or fire fighters could change that."Y Rabinovitz, 16/08/2021 09:25
'We hope to contain the fire during the morning and afternoon hours'

'We hope to contain the fire during the morning and afternoon hours'

Prime Minister Bennett visits the command center near the wildfire in the Jerusalem hills.Ben Ariel, 16/08/2021 01:25
Assessment: Arson caused massive forest fire in Jerusalem hills

Assessment: Arson caused massive forest fire in Jerusalem hills

Containment efforts to continue throughout night. Around 10,000 residents have been evacuated.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/08/2021 16:24
Alfei Menashe evacuated after massive fire breaks out

Alfei Menashe evacuated after massive fire breaks out

Firefighting planes deployed to help contain blaze outside of Alfei Menashe in Samaria, as residents evacuate.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/08/2021 18:14
Firefighter collapses and dies of heart attack while putting out fire

Firefighter collapses and dies of heart attack while putting out fire

Sergeant Timor Kablan, 36, dispatched to put out brush fire in northern Israel - and collapses after a short time at the scene.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/08/2021 17:44
Jerusalem neighborhood evacuated due to large blaze

Jerusalem neighborhood evacuated due to large blaze

Police and fire crews are trying to douse the flames in the Givat Shaul industrial zone of Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/08/2021 19:49
Jerusalem suburb evacuated as blaze rages out of control

Jerusalem suburb evacuated as blaze rages out of control

Large fire breaks out just west of Jerusalem, threatening the town of Shoresh and forcing residents to evacuate.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/08/2021 12:07
Bootleg fire ravages southern Oregon

Bootleg fire ravages southern Oregon

Evacuated residents return to find everything they own destroyed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/07/2021 09:27
Two injured in Petah Tikva apartment fire

Two injured in Petah Tikva apartment fire

Elderly couple injured moderately and seriously after fire breaks out in their apartment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/07/2021 11:55
Fire breaks out at Tehran military facility

Fire breaks out at Tehran military facility

The facility is located not far from the centrifuge factory that was damaged in a drone attack last month.Elad Benari, 05/07/2021 23:40
Apocalyptic 'eye of fire' in Gulf of Mexico

Apocalyptic 'eye of fire' in Gulf of Mexico

The ocean itself caught fire after a gas leak in the Gulf of Mexico.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/07/2021 07:48
Huge fireball engulfs London train station

Huge fireball engulfs London train station

Elephant and Castle railway station engulfed in flames, disrupting train services in London.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/06/2021 17:06
B'Tselem activists arrested for setting fire near Kiryat Arba

B'Tselem activists arrested for setting fire near Kiryat Arba

Left-wing organization says land which was set on fire belonged to 1 of the suspects, Kiryat Arba council head says land was state land.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/06/2021 15:23
Jerusalem synagogue evacuated due to fire

Jerusalem synagogue evacuated due to fire

Rabbi Rafi Feuerstein's National Religious synagogue evacuated due to fire. Residents say they saw person starting fire deliberately.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/06/2021 15:26
Fire forces evacuation of Jerusalem suburb

Fire forces evacuation of Jerusalem suburb

Blaze burning out of control outside of Mevaseret Tzion, west of Jerusalem. Air units dispatched to aid firefighters.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/06/2021 18:29
Watch: Temple Mount tree set ablaze above Western Wall

Watch: Temple Mount tree set ablaze above Western Wall

Tree set on fire as violence in Jerusalem continues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/05/2021 20:45
Child rescued from fourth-floor apartment fire in Rishon Letzion

Child rescued from fourth-floor apartment fire in Rishon Letzion

Rescue teams had noticed 12 year old standing at opening of window, calling for help. 5 others lightly injured and taken to hospital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/04/2021 19:11
Firefighter wounded from on-body knife during drill in Old City of Jerusalem

Firefighter wounded from on-body knife during drill in Old City of Jerusalem

Firefighter stabbed by knife he carried on his body during drill in preparation for Christian holiday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/04/2021 12:08
These Passover Stats Will Shock You

These Passover Stats Will Shock You

But this year, two little girls in Yerushalayim refuse to go near the flames. A few months ago, they were in a terrible fire that destroyedSponsored Content, 24/03/2021 09:36
10-year-old moderately injured in fire in Samaria

10-year-old moderately injured in fire in Samaria

10-year-old boy injured in fire in the community of Yitzhar in Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/03/2021 03:00
Man dies in fire in Jerusalem apartment

Man dies in fire in Jerusalem apartment

Man in his 60s dies in fire in an apartment in the Kiryat Hayovel neighborhood. Police investigating.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/03/2021 04:26
Lakewood: Torah scroll destroyed in yeshiva fire

Lakewood: Torah scroll destroyed in yeshiva fire

Yeshiva in Lakewood, New Jersey completely destroyed in predawn fire.David Rosenberg, 07/02/2021 20:33
Watch: Fireworks, rocks and firebombs on the Mount of Olives

Watch: Fireworks, rocks and firebombs on the Mount of Olives

Arabs set fires and throw firebombs at Jewish homes and at firefighters who were called to the scene.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/12/2020 00:08
Massive Jerusalem fire was arson sparked with holy books

Massive Jerusalem fire was arson sparked with holy books

20-year-old arsonist admits to sparking multiple fires across the capital. Investigation finds that Talmud pages were used to light fires.David Rosenberg, 30/11/2020 14:59
60-year-old killed in Jerusalem fire

60-year-old killed in Jerusalem fire

60-year-old pronounced dead after fire breaks out in storage room of building in Kiryat Moshe. Police investigating.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/11/2020 01:42
30 injured in massive Jerusalem apartment building fire

30 injured in massive Jerusalem apartment building fire

Dozens treated after firefighters rescue residents trapped in massive Jerusalem apartment building fire.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/11/2020 14:35
'This time there was a miracle. We won't wait for the next one'

'This time there was a miracle. We won't wait for the next one'

Havat Gilad family narrowly escapes when house burns down due to failure to connect town to electrical grid.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/10/2020 22:57
Fire in Jerusalem yeshiva

Fire in Jerusalem yeshiva

Firefighters fear top floor of Rama yeshiva will collapse due to fire damage. One person still trapped in the building.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/10/2020 12:33
House destroyed after phone charger causes fire

House destroyed after phone charger causes fire

Fire in town of Ofra breaks out after phone charged while being placed on a mattress. Firefighters put out blaze without casualties.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/10/2020 10:34
Samaria town evacuated as homes go up in flames

Samaria town evacuated as homes go up in flames

Fire breaks out between Kfar HaOranim and Modiin Illit in southwestern Samaria. Residents of Kfar HaOranim evacuated.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/10/2020 11:48
California’s Bobcat fire explodes in size

California’s Bobcat fire explodes in size

Roughly 100,000 acres have already been destroyed by the blaze.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/09/2020 13:55
Officials: El Dorado Fire sparked by pyrotechnic device at 'gender reveal' party

Officials: El Dorado Fire sparked by pyrotechnic device at 'gender reveal' party

The El Dorado Fire has grown to 8,600 acres as of Monday morning and containment is listed at 7%.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/09/2020 12:43
Update: Portland Chabad Jewish Center Damaged in Suspected Arson Attack

Update: Portland Chabad Jewish Center Damaged in Suspected Arson Attack

Wednesday morning August 19th, a team of firefighters was dispatched to extinguish a fire at the Chabad Jewish Center in Portland, Oregon.Sponsored Content, 31/08/2020 16:31
Fire at University of Delaware Chabad ruled arson

Fire at University of Delaware Chabad ruled arson

Fire marshal says fire which caused $75,000-$200,000 at campus Chabad center was set deliberately.Marcy Oster/JTA, 27/08/2020 17:53
Fire causes significant damage at University of Delaware’s Chabad center

Fire causes significant damage at University of Delaware’s Chabad center

45 firefighters take 40 minutes to bring fire at campus Chabad center under control. Cause of fire is under investigation.Marcy Oster/JTA, 26/08/2020 18:13
Second fire in 5 days burns Chabad Jewish Center in Portland

Second fire in 5 days burns Chabad Jewish Center in Portland

Firefighters put out a large fire at the Chabad Jewish Center in Portland, Oregon - the second at the building in five days.Marcy Oster, JTA, 20/08/2020 07:48
One killed in fire in Jerusalem's Geulah neighborhood

One killed in fire in Jerusalem's Geulah neighborhood

30-year-old man trapped in burning building in Geulah neighborhood dies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/08/2020 08:40
Watch: Forest fire on slopes of Ein Kerem

Watch: Forest fire on slopes of Ein Kerem

200 evacuated from 'Swedish Village' compound following raging fire on slopes of Ein Kerem. At this time, no danger to neighborhood houses.Mordechai Sones, 03/08/2020 16:45
8 rescued from Jerusalem fire

8 rescued from Jerusalem fire

Firefighters bring blaze in residential building under control after rescuing family with small baby.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/07/2020 09:48
At least 7 ships on fire at Iranian port

At least 7 ships on fire at Iranian port

At least 7 ships on fire in southern Iranian port city of Bushehr, according to Iranian report. Reason for fires not given.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/07/2020 15:56
Former football player Phillip Blanks catches child thrown from building

Former football player Phillip Blanks catches child thrown from building

Phillip Blanks, former wide receiver at the University of Southern California, catches child thrown from burning building by his mother.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/07/2020 22:07
Fire in Rehovot hostel may have been caused by burning cigarette

Fire in Rehovot hostel may have been caused by burning cigarette

Firefighters' investigation reveals: Fire which killed hostel resident may have been caused by cigarette.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/06/2020 14:58
One dead as fire breaks out in hostel for the mentally ill in Rehovot

One dead as fire breaks out in hostel for the mentally ill in Rehovot

45-year-old man killed after fire tears through hostel for the mentally ill in central Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/06/2020 08:03
Large brushfire breaks out near city of Elad

Large brushfire breaks out near city of Elad

11 teams of firefighters operating to extinguish large brushfire near the city of Elad. Arson is suspected.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/05/2020 06:22
Watch: Fighting fire in Kfar Uriah

Watch: Fighting fire in Kfar Uriah

Efforts underway to contain large fire near Beit Shemesh as Israel endures unseasonably high temperatures.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/05/2020 15:30
Russia disaster: Coronavirus patients perish in hospital fire

Russia disaster: Coronavirus patients perish in hospital fire

Five intensive-care coronavirus patients perish in fire that broke out in St. Petersburg Hospital after ventilator short-circuit.Mordechai Sones, 12/05/2020 17:43
Elderly woman killed in fire in Maalot

Elderly woman killed in fire in Maalot

Elderly woman dies, elderly man critically injured in fire in their apartment. Two women and toddler lightly injured.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/05/2020 23:45
Suspected arson at Jerusalem City Hall

Suspected arson at Jerusalem City Hall

Arab resident of Jerusalem arrested on suspicion of igniting fire at City Hall.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/04/2020 20:45
Baby dies in fire in the Negev

Baby dies in fire in the Negev

One-year-old girl dies in fire in Bedouin town of Segev Shalom. 11 children injured from smoke inhalation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/02/2020 00:28
Nahariya: Elderly man critically injured in retirement home fire

Nahariya: Elderly man critically injured in retirement home fire

74-year-old man in critical condition after fire breaks out in assisted living facility in northern Israeli city of Nahariya.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/02/2020 12:01
8-year-old seriously injured in apartment fire in northern Israel

8-year-old seriously injured in apartment fire in northern Israel

Three injured in apartment fire in Nahariya, including eight-year-old boy who suffered severe injuries from smoke inhalation and burns.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/01/2020 16:14
Australia: Quarter of a million people told to evacuate their homes

Australia: Quarter of a million people told to evacuate their homes

Authorities in Australia instruct nearly a quarter of a million residents in Victoria to evacuate as brush fires threaten towns.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/01/2020 13:49
Ashdod: Children rescued from burning building

Ashdod: Children rescued from burning building

Three children rescued from apartment fire in coastal city of Ashdod after suffering injuries ranging from moderate to light.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/01/2020 19:54
Eight injured in apartment fire in central Israel

Eight injured in apartment fire in central Israel

Fire breaks out on 12th floor of apartment building in Ramat Gan injuring eight and leaving residents trapped.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/12/2019 12:59
UK: Fire that destroyed yeshiva - caused by Hanukkah candles

UK: Fire that destroyed yeshiva - caused by Hanukkah candles

Students at British yeshiva left campus for Hanukkah party - leaving candles unattended, resulting in massive fire that destroyed the schoolDavid Rosenberg, 25/12/2019 12:39