Do Gazan’s deserve to eat fish?

GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Israel’s navy fired on fishing boats late Thursday, injuring three Palestinians, medics said.

The fishermen were transferred to Ash-Shifa hospital for treatment of moderate injuries, medical official Adham Abu Silmiya said.

An Israeli military spokeswoman said the army had no record of such an event. …

Mohammad Al-Hisi, one of the fishermen, told Ma’an that “the occupation’s forces destroyed my small boat, which I depend on for my livelihood. And no one cares. I just want my livelihood.”

The fishermen say they want international protection against Israeli attacks at sea.

<http://www.maannews.net/eng/ViewDetails.aspx?ID=391460>

See also this Fact sheet on Gaza agriculture.

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GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Israel’s navy fired on fishing boats late Thursday, injuring three Palestinians, medics said.

The fishermen were transferred to Ash-Shifa hospital for treatment of moderate injuries, medical official Adham Abu Silmiya said.

An Israeli military spokeswoman said the army had no record of such an event.

Mohammad Al-Hisi, one of the fishermen, told Ma’an that “the occupation’s forces destroyed my small boat, which I depend on for my livelihood. And no one cares. I just want my livelihood.” See also this UN Factsheet.

The fishermen say they want international protection against Israeli attacks at sea.

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