Israeli navy ships opened fire, on Tuesday morning, at several Palestinian fishing boats, and used sprayed them with water cannons, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip.

Eyewitnesses said the boats were in Palestinian territorial waters, in northern Gaza, when the navy attacked them.

The navy opened fire at the fishing boats, before attacking them with water cannons.

In related news, Israel released Ahmad Ziad al-Bardaweel, 15, who was abducted by the navy, Monday, near Rafah, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip.

Ten other fishermen, who were abducted with Ahmad in the same incident, are still imprisoned by Israel.