Seven fires were reported on Sunday in Gaza border communities in Kissufim forest, kibbutz Be‘eri, kibbutz Re‘im and Nahal Gerar. All fires were reportedly caused by incendiary balloons.
Fire fighters aided by Jewish National Fund Keren Kayemet teams are attempting to control the fires.
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So far no casualties were reported yet 300 dunams were reported as burnt in Nahal Gerar.
Gazans have been protesting along the border with Israel since March 30 as part of what organizers have called the “Great March of Return.”
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