Fire in Western Galilee burns hundreds of dunams
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Fire in Western Galilee burns hundreds of dunams

Firefighters, aided by planes, attempt to gain control over blaze

Aaron Kalman is a former writer and breaking news editor for the Times of Israel

A fire in the Western Galilee destroyed hundreds of dunams of natural forest on Sunday morning, and emergency crews were at the scene.

Firefighters from the region, as well as special airplanes, fought to gain control of the flames in the afternoon.

It was not immediately clear where or why the fire started.

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