In August 2016 two Be-200s were sent to Portugal to help in extinguishing forest fires. Four days later it was reported that the fire was prevented from spreading in the direction of two settlements and a national park.
Haifa police are now certain the fires that broke out throughout the city on Thursday morning were set by arsonists, as one of the fires appears to have been set just outside a fire station in the city – the idea being to delay the response of firefighting trucks to alarms.
Increasing congestion in civil air space poses a growing challenge to flight safety in general and for military operations near or within civilian airspace in particular.
MK Boker says government funding for fire buffer lines could have prevented injuries and property damage.
Four people have been arrested in connection with at least one of the fires that have raged across the country.
The Attorney-General's office has decided to investigate the purchase of the submarines from Germany.
The government is reaching out to other nations for aid in battling the ongoing blazes across the country.
MK Issawi Freij (Meretz) announced that separating the Shabbat calls from the Muezzin bill exposes it for what it is: yet another example of Israeli racism.
Should Glick persist with his petition he is likely to be sanctioned by his Knesset faction, the Likud, and be barred from speaking from the podium and submitting bills.
“It literally happened on the last day of the excavation, when right in front of our eyes and the of the thrilled students, an unusual ceramic vessel c. 18 cm high was exposed, bearing the image of a person."
More than two dozen Jews and Arabs were arrested for drugs and arms trafficking in a second sting operation.
Forty kibbutz families were evacuated from their homes after smoke from a fire polluted the air.
Police commissioner Roni Alsheikh estimates the rash of fires could continue to burn for two more days.
President-elect Donald Trump meets with NYT and puts to rest misinformation about his stance on alt-right, KKK and neo-Nazis.
There's no estimate on the cost of the damage to infrastructure and homes after a huge blaze in Zichron Yaakov.
More than 40 firefighter teams and eight firefighting planes were deployed to help Zichron Yaakov.
In its response on Tuesday, the State noted that Rabbi Karim's responsa were prefaced with a proviso that these are not his legal rulings but rather his review of rabbinical law.
Netanyahu's office issued a written directive at 4 PM Sunday asking cabinet ministers not to make contact with the president-elect or his staff.
The defendant had been indicted on stealing seven beer bottles from a convenience store in Jerusalem while attacking the vendor and threatening him with a knife.
Fires raged at the Latrun Forest and outside Beit Shemesh, close to the community of Neve Shalom.
The prime minister of Poland was involved in a complex motor vehicle accident in Israel.
An undercover police sting has netted marijuana, cocaine and arms in a multi-site raid across Israel.
The radical Islamist teen killer of a Jewish family man in Jerusalem is sentenced to 9 years in jail.
PM Netanyahu says this is not the time to allow MKs and ministers to return to the Temple Mount.
The rabbi's appointment as IDF chief rabbi is being held up by secularists angry at remarks he says they misunderstood.