Palestinian Fishing Boats Targeted By Israeli Navy Fire

27 May
3:03 PM

Israeli Navy ships opened fire, on Wednesday morning, on several Palestinian fishing boats in Gaza territorial waters, near the Beit Lahia shore, in the northern part of the coastal region.Eyewitnesses said the navy opened sporadic fire on several boats, causing damage but no injuries.

The fishers had to sail back to shore to avoid further Israeli fire.

On Monday, Israeli navy conducted three separate attacks targeting Palestinian fishing boats near Gaza shoreline injuring three men, two during Monday hours, and one in the evening. http://www.imemc.org/article/71710

The navy conducts daily attacks and violations against Palestinian fishers, and their boats, in Gaza territorial waters, and even while on shore, in direct violation of the Oslo agreement, and the latest ceasefire deal mediated by Egypt following Israel’s aggression on the coastal region in the summer of 2014.

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