Thousands of people killed and displaced due to fires in Syria, Lebanon and Israel

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And the areas that hit it Heat wave It is Syria, Lebanon, Israel and the Palestinian territories, where the fires come amid unusually high temperatures at this time of year.

Wildfires spread in different areas of Israel and the West Bank for a second day, forcing thousands of people to evacuate their homes.

Intervals The Israeli Police In a statement, the firefighters and police forces evacuated five thousand residents of the city of Nof Galilee in northern Israel.

Among the countries most affected by the fires is Syria, which has been torn apart by the war, where the fires have killed two people and injured dozens of people with breathing problems over the past two days.

It also caused Fires In the burning of large areas of forests, mostly in the central province of Homs and the coastal governorate of Latakia.

As the firefighters worked to their full potential, some residents helped them using primitive methods such as carrying water in buckets and pouring it on the fire.

And on the Sabbath was held Prayers for rain In mosques across Syria to stop droughts and rain to put out fires.

The Syrian official news agency (SANA) quoted the director of the Forestry Department in the Agriculture Directorate in Latakia Basem Duba, as saying that the number of fires reached 85 in different locations.

Also in Latakia governorate, fires set in a town QardahahPresident Bashar al-Assad’s birthplace, severe damage to a building used as a warehouse for the state-owned tobacco company, part of it collapsed.

In Lebanon, firefighters, backed by military helicopters, fought fires in the north, center and south of the country.

A large fire in the southern village of Butter set fire to hundreds of pine trees and was approaching homes when it was brought under control.

Along the border with Israel, the official Lebanese News Agency reported fires in several villages, some of which caused the explosion of landmines along the heavily guarded front.



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