At least 5 fires raging in fields in southern Israel

At least five wildfires are raging in southern Israeli fields after being set alight by fuel-carrying kites from the Gaza Strip.

Israeli firefighters are working to extinguish the blazes, with local farmers also joining the effort.

with Judah Ari Gross

Fires in southern Israel after fields are set on fire by fuel-carrying kites from Gaza (Judah Ari Gross/Times of Israel)

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