Thursday, 3 September 2009

Fisherman shelled as tanks and bulldozers invade destroying farm land

Israeli naval forces opened fire on Thursday midday at Palestinian fishermen boats off Gaza City shore. local sources reported.

Palestinian sources said that some boats sustained damage but no injuries were reported. Last week such attack by the military left one Palestinian fisherman dead and another injured.

Meanwhile Israeli tanks invaded on Thursday areas at the eastern border with Israel. Witnesses said that tanks and bulldozers stormed the area and destroyed farm lands.

Palestinian fighters clashed with the invading troops and fire several home-made shells at their tanks. No injuries in both sides were reported.

Israeli media sources announced on Thursday that two Palestinian home-made Qassam shells hit areas close to the northern Gaza borders with Israel. The sources said that the shells landed in open areas at the Palestinian side casing no damage or injuries.

Thanks to the IMEMC