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Several Jerusalem schools, apartments evacuated after fire breaks out between buildings

Schoolkids and residents of several apartment buildings are evacuated from their homes in Jerusalem’s Ir Ganim neighborhood after a fire breaks out in an area between buildings, according to police.

Police say officers and firefighters have so have so far cleared two apartment buildings, a school and two preschools.

Several people are being treated for smoke inhalation.

There is no current danger to other buildings in the area, according to a police statement.

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