Police officers block cars from advancing towards a cloud of smoke near Ein Hod in northern Israel, Friday, Dec. 3, 2010. European firefighting aircraft dumped tons of water and fire retardant over ... more 
Police officers block cars from advancing towards a cloud of smoke near Ein Hod in northern Israel, Friday, Dec. 3, 2010. European firefighting aircraft dumped tons of water and fire retardant over blazing flames shooting from high trees Friday as an unprecedented wave of international assistance arrived to help Israeli firefighters battle the country's worst blaze ever. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Dan Balilty
Fri, Dec 3, 2010 8:14 AM EST