Navigation
Suscribe
Menu Search Facebook Twitter
Search Close
Menu ALL SECTIONS
  • Capital Coahuila
  • Capital Hidalgo
  • Capital Jalisco
  • Capital Morelos
  • Capital Oaxaca
  • Capital Puebla
  • Capital Quintana Roo
  • Capital Querétaro
  • Capital Veracruz
  • Capital México
  • Capital Michoacán
  • Capital Mujer
  • Reporte Índigo
  • Estadio Deportes
  • The News
  • Efekto
  • Diario DF
  • Capital Edo. de Méx.
  • Green TV
  • Revista Cambio
Radio Capital
Pirata FM
Capital Máxima
Capital FM
Digital
Prensa
Radio
TV
X
Newsletter
Facebook Twitter
X Welcome! Subscribe to our newsletter and receive news, data, statistical and exclusive promotions for subscribers
World

Israel Turns to Recovery Efforts After Fires

Benjamin Netanyahu convened his Cabinet Sunday in Haifa, the hardest-hit city, where major blazes forced tens of thousands of people from their homes

Haifa was one of the most affected cities by the fires, photo: AP/Ariel Schalit
By The News Whatsapp Twitter Facebook Share
1 year ago

JERUSALEM — Israel’s prime minister says a rash of fires that has raged for five days is “not yet over” but that the focus has moved on to recovery efforts.

Benjamin Netanyahu convened his Cabinet Sunday in Haifa, the hardest-hit city, where major blazes forced tens of thousands of people from their homes. He vowed to fast track bureaucracy and start rebuilding and reimbursing victims immediately.

Though no deaths were reported, dozens were hospitalized for smoke inhalation and hundreds of homes were damaged.

The blazes began five days ago near Jerusalem and backed by dry, windy weather they later spread elsewhere around the country. All major fires have been extinguished.

Initial investigations point to the majority of the fires being caused by arson. Netanyahu has accused Arab attackers of being behind them.

Comments Whatsapp Twitter Facebook Share
More From The News
Living

UAEM consolidates academic and scientifi ...

2 days ago
Entertainment

DuVernay, 'black-ish,' 'Power' win at NA ...

3 days ago
Latest News

Missile-alert error reveals uncertainty ...

3 days ago
Latest News

Casino company: Boat that caught fire ha ...

3 days ago
Most Popular

Judge Denies Tribes' Request to Block Fi ...

By The News
Business

Dow 25,000: Index keeps rolling with ano ...

By The News
Business

Cuba Hopes Detente will Bring Investment

By The News
World

Iraq: Suicide Bombing in Baghdad Shiite ...

By The News
World

Somali Pirates Release Oil Tanker and Cr ...

By The News
World