Monday, October 12, 2015
IOF opens heavy machinegun fire at Gazan fishermen
GAZA, (PIC)-- Israeli naval gunboats opened heavy machinegun fire Monday morning at the Palestinian fishing boats off the coasts of the southern Gaza Strip. No injuries were reported during the attack.
Israeli gunboats targeted the Palestinian fishermen off the coasts of Central Gaza Strip, local sources said.
Israeli navy also targeted Palestinian fishing boats off the coasts of Rafah city in southern Gaza, sources added.
The fishermen were forced to leave the sea due to heavy firing, while no injuries were reported in both attacks.
Israeli gunboats open gunfire at Palestinian fishermen and their boats on daily basis in violation of the ceasefire agreement reached on Aug. 26, 2014 between Israeli forces and Palestinian resistance with Egyptian mediation.