Friday, December 3, 2010
Thousands of Israelis Evacuated as Fire Rages Out of Control
A massive brush fire in northern Israel kills 40 people, and Israeli media is calling it a national disaster. The prime minister has called other countries for aid.
Israeli emergency services evacuated thousands of people from towns and villages on Thursday.
There was a deadly fire, raging out of control on the hills approaching the city of Haifa.
The forest fire killed about 40 people.
at 10:12 AM