Israeli navy ships opened fire, earlier on Friday morning, targeting a number of Palestinian fishing boats, while the soldiers, stationed across the border fence, opened fire on shepherds, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip. Several navy ships fired rounds of live ammunition on a number of Palestinian fishing boats, in the Sudaniyya Sea, in northern Gaza, causing damage but no injuries.

Fearing further Israeli assaults and violations, the fishers has to sail back to shore, without being able to fish to provide for their families.

In related news, Israeli soldiers, stationed on military towers across the borders fence, opened fire on Palestinian shepherds, herding their sheep behind the Eastern Graveyard, east of Jabalia, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip; no injuries were reported.

The attacks are part on ongoing Israeli violations against the Palestinians in different parts of the besieged, impoverished and war-torn coastal region.