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Wildfires Sweep Across Israel

Fires near Gaza Strip blamed on incendiary balloons     JERUSALEM (AP) — Wildfires raged in Israel on Thursday amid a major heatwave, with police ordering the evacuation of several communities in the country’s center and south. Firefighters battled brushfires ...

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Brotherhood Connects Internationally at Israeli Wildfires

Cypriots, Palestinians and Americans join Israeli firefighters at work   ELIYAHU KAMISHER and ADAM RASGON, The Jerusalem Post The Givat Mordechai fire station in southwest Jerusalem took on an international tone the last weekend of November as firefighters from Cyprus, ...

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U.S. Supertanker Responds to Wildfires in Israel

Wildfires rage across Israel burning homes and causing evacuations   JERUSALEM (AP) — Fires raged in several locations across Israel for a fifth day Saturday, including in a Jewish West Bank settlement where 40 homes were burned and all 1,000-plus ...

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