Palestinian al Qaeda branch claims responsibility for arson attacks in Israel
The fires have destroyed a significant amount of property within Israel but few lives have been lost to date. The Israeli government has said that they will retaliate against terrorist suspected of setting the fires.
Al-Qaeda linked Palestinian militant group 'claims responsibility' for devastating Haifa fires which have cost thousands of Israeli families everything
The Palestinian Salafist group Ma'sadat al-Mujahideen has said that it was behind the blazes, which led to 60,000 people in Israel's third largest city Haifa being moved to safety.