Thursday, April 28, 2011

PCHR weekly report 21/4 -27/4/2011: attack off al Waha resort

extracts from PCHR weekly report 21/4 -27/4/2011:

IOF continued to target Palestinian workers, farmers and fishermen in border areas in the Gaza Strip
-IOF fired at Palestinian fishermen at sea and no casualties were reported.
Saturday, 23 April 2011

At approximately 03:00, IOF gunboats positioned off al-Waha resort in the west of Beit Lahia town in the northern Gaza Strip, fired shells and opened intensive fire at Palestinian fishing boats. They also fired flash bombs. Palestinian fishermen escaped as a result in fear of being wounded or arrested. No casualties or damages to property were reported.