اجعلنا صفحة البداية RSS خدمة Add to favorite Facebook Twitter

Advanced

Israeli forces fire at Gaza fishermen, injuring 2
Published Tuesday 20/05/2014 (updated) 20/05/2014 22:28
Font- Font+
(MaanImages/File)
GAZA CITY (Ma'an) -- Israeli forces fired at Palestinian fishermen late Monday, injuring two off the coast of Rafah in southern Gaza, security sources told Ma'an.

Ashraf al-Qidra, Gaza's health ministry spokesman, said the two sustained minor injuries after being hit by rubber-coated steel bullets.

They were transferred to Abu Yousif al-Najjar Hospital in Rafah, al-Qidra said.

An Israeli army spokeswoman did not immediately return calls seeking comment.

Israel has controlled Gaza waters since its occupation of the area in 1967, and has kept several warships stationed off the coast since 2008.


Print
1 ) sylvia / uk
21/05/2014 16:42
What was their alleged crime? Were they throwing seaweed at the forces?
Name Country
Comment
Characters
Note: Comments will be reviewed for appropriate content. Click here for more details.

Share/Bookmark

Syria army, rebels clash as UN bids to free Golan monitors
Abbas to propose timetable for peace talks with Israel
Israeli forces demolish house, water well in Hebron

Close Next Previous
All Rights Reserved © Ma'an News Agency 2005 - 2014