Articles in "Disasters"

Earthquake Shakes Cyprus, Felt in Israel

Israel experienced a light earthquake on Tuesday morning after a tremor struck the island of Cyrus, in the Mediterranean Sea. There were ...

Earthquake Shakes Crete, Felt in Israel

Israelis were woken up to a light earthquake on Wednesday morning after a tremor struck the Greek island of Crete, in the Mediterranean ...

Extreme Dry Weather, Arson, Ignite Hundreds of Fires Countrywide

Israel's firefighters battled hundreds of blazes across the country over the weekend, many of them the result of arson, as the country ...

Earthquake Shakes Greece, Felt in Israel

A 6.0 magnitude earthquake occurred off the coast on Tuesday morning, a seismic event felt on the coast of Israel. The event occurred ...

Jerusalem Forest Arson Cost NIS 34 M. – Fire Services Chief

Fires caused by Arson that ravaged the Jerusalem Hills in August for several days and consumed some 25,000 dunams of trees and greenery ...

PM Bennett Speaks on Bus Crash: ‘The Heart Is Torn’

The Prime Minister of Israel Naftali Bennett spoke about this evening’s bus crash with Israel’s Minister of Internal Security Bar-Lev, ...

Update: Five Dead and 45 Wounded in Bus Crash In Northern Israel

Updated as of 8:25 PM Israel time. United Hatzalah volunteers are currently treating a large number of injured on Highway 89 near ...

Five Dead and 38 Wounded in Bus Crash In Northern Israel

United Hatzalah volunteers are currently treating a large number of injured on Highway 89 near Hurfeish due to a bus accident. A private ...

United Hatzalah and IDF Homefront Command Train Muslim Jerusalem Volunteers In Earthquake Response

30 Muslim United Hatzalah volunteers from the Arab neighborhoods of Jerusalem underwent specialized rescue training with the IDF’s Home ...

New Plan for Environmental and Ecological Restoration of Jerusalem Forest after Fires Aproved

The Israeli government approved an action plan for the ecological restoration of the Jerusalem Forest, which was recently damaged by a ...