اجعلنا صفحة البداية RSS خدمة Add to favorite Facebook Twitter

Advanced

Israel reduces Gaza fishing zone to 3 nautical miles
Published Sunday 06/07/2014 (updated) 07/07/2014 16:17
Font- Font+
(MaanImages)
GAZA CITY (Ma’an) – Israel decided on Sunday to reduce the fishing zone open for Gaza fishermen from 6 nautical miles to 3, and they warned that boats which exceed that limit will be fired upon.

The reduction was confirmed by sources in the Palestinian liaison department.

Nevertheless, the union of Gaza fishermen says it will stick to the former fishing zone.

The union’s speaker Nizar Ayyash told Ma'an that fishermen would “find out the certainty of the news if they will be fired at.”

He highlighted that some fishermen have already entered the 6-mile zone.
Print
1 ) Terry / Sweden
07/07/2014 15:48
What a nice gesture, indeed.
Name Country
Comment
Characters
Note: Comments will be reviewed for appropriate content. Click here for more details.

Share/Bookmark

Israeli forces, Palestinians clash in East Jerusalem
Israeli forces shoot, kill Palestinian teenager near Ramallah
Israel imposes Aqsa restrictions amid police crackdown

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