2 wildfires break out in north

A large wildfire breaks out in the Galilee, prompting electric lines to be cut and power shortages in Kiryat Shemona, according to Hebrew media reports.

Firefighters are working to contain the blaze, which is currently not threatening residential areas. Parts of Route 90 are closed to traffic.

A second wildfire is also spreading north of the Sea of Galilee, reports say.

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