Arab and international Since 2017-07-16 at 18:46 (Baghdad time)
Mawazine News - Follow up
According to sources, the Israeli authorities evacuated a United Nations barracks and one of the Israeli army because of huge fires in the southern Golan.
While the media reported on Sunday that the fires that broke out in the forests and scattered areas in the occupied Palestinian territories caused the injury of eight Israelis.
According to press reports, a large fire broke out in the forests near the settlement of "Maale Kanaan" in the city of Safed, in addition to another outbreak in a settlement in the occupied city of Ashkelon near the Gaza Strip, while firefighters are trying to control the fire after sending 27 teams of firefighters and 6 aircraft to fight Fire.
The fire broke out in the city of Safed and hit four houses and a number of vehicles and besieged the residents. The town is still under fire. Fifteen houses were evacuated in Beit El settlement after the fire caused damage to houses and trees without knowing the causes of the fire.
In the southern part of the occupied city of Ashkelon, Israeli sources said a fire broke out in two fields of agricultural fields, where the civil defense crews are trying to control it.
Dry grasses and hot and dry weather caused widespread fire, especially as dense forests spread through Safed and its mountains, and the current fire caused many settlers living in the area to suffer initial damage.
Other sources reported that several fires also broke out today as a result of hot and dry weather. The temperature in Safed was 36 ° C and in Jerusalem approximately 35 °, while the temperature exceeded 40 ° in many low areas.