Israeli military sources reported on Monday at night that six Palestinian fishermen were detained by the Navy after their approached an Israeli shore close to the northern part of the Gaza Strip.The sources added that the Navy is currently interrogating the fishermen and claimed that they dropped an unknown object near the shore.

The army claimed that the boat was dragging the object before cutting it loose into the sea.

The object was discovered by special underwater sensors the Israeli Navy uses. It’s nature remained unknown until the time of this report.