Saturday, December 25, 2010

Israeli Gunboats Fire at Palestinian Fishing Boats northwest of Beit Lahyia; One Person Injured


At approximately 3:30pm on Saturday 25 December 2010, Israeli naval vessels patrolling the Gaza Sea opened fire on a Palestinian fishing boat, which was 200 meters south to the separation fence north Al-Waha resort, west of Beit Lahyia town in the North-Gaza district. As a result, Ahmed Mohammed Mahmoud Zayed, 25, who is a resident of Beit Lahyia, was injured in the right leg and his boat was slightly damaged. According to medical sources at Kamal Odwan Hospital, his injury was described as moderate.