Fri 02 Jun 2023 6:57 pm - Jerusalem Time
220 fires, power outages broken out in Israel
More than 220 fires broke out in various areas across Israel, as well as occupied Jerusalem.
According to the Hebrew website Ynet, some of the fires were brought under control, while firefighters are working to control larger fires in different areas.
High temperatures were reportedly behind the fire, which were all in agricultural areas and forests.
Power outages also occurred across the country as a result of the blazes.