Firefighters suspect arson in J’lem forest fire

27.06.2012                      07.Tammus. 5772


Firefighters suspect arson in J'lem forest fire

One hundred dunams burned; Highway 1 closed for two hours; three people lightly injured.

After months of battling arson in forests around Jerusalem, an exhausted firefighting force dealt with the largest blaze yet at the entrance to the capital on Tuesday, when a series of fires raged through the valley next to Highway 1….