Fire Lines SHORT VERSION The inspirational story of the Palestinian and Israeli firefighters who set politics and history aside and joined forces to battle Israel's worst natural disaster: the Carmel forest fire of 2010.
"As a firefighter, I felt we should be there, because our work, by its nature, obliges us to fight fire anywhere", explains Palestinian Khaleel al-Baraq. "We don't differentiate between Jews and Arabs", Hamed Armoush agrees. Whichever side of the Arab-Israeli divide, protecting people from fire transcended political boundaries five years ago, when Palestinian forces rushed to battle a raging inferno in the heart of Israel.

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