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Firefighters called to the scene contained the flames. The soldiers were taken to the Hadassah Mount Scopus Hospital in Jerusalem.
The blaze spread at the height of Sunday's heat wave. Sources at Jerusalem's Fire Services claim they have been witnessing a wave of nationalistically-motivated arsons recently.
An examination carried out by Jerusalem's Fire Services spokesman indicates that 284 incidents have been logged as "brush fires or open area fires" since the beginning of the month.
Yoav Zitun contributed to the report