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Hamas denies Egyptian claims of destroying Qassam gunboats

[ PIC 02/09/2013 – 03:57 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Dr. Sami Abu Zuhri has denied Egyptian interior ministry’s allegation that the Egyptian navy had destroyed six gunboats belonging to the Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of Hamas, while attempting to infiltrate Egyptian territorial waters. Abu Zuhri said in a press release on Monday that the […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | Israeli gunboats fire at Palestinian fishing boats

[ PIC 01/05/2013 – 12:12 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Israeli navy gunboats opened machinegun fire at Palestinian boats off the coasts of Gaza Strip at dawn Wednesday. Sources in the marine police told the PIC reporter that the Israeli gunboats opened heavy fire at the fishing boats working off the Sudaniya beach, north west of […]

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World is Watching Again Israel | LIVE UPDATES | Press Accompanies Fishingboats & get Attacked in #Gaza

updating now live… keep reloading… On boat heading out from Gaza port. Fishermen regularly fired on by Israeli military. Going to check — Harriet Sherwood (@harrietsherwood) July 20, 2011 Getting close to 3 mile limit for fishing. Israeli gunboat speeding towards us — Harriet Sherwood (@harrietsherwood) July 20, 2011 There are 7 boats in our […]

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Gazan fishermen recount narrow escape from Israeli fire

by Ruqaya Izzidien on June 21, 2011 | Mondoweiss At around 9.00 am on June 21, two fishing boats were attacked at about two and a half miles off the coast of the Gaza Strip. Since 2008, Gazan fishermen have experienced a reduction in the areas in which they are permitted to fish. The 20 […]

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Israeli gunboats shell Palestinian fishing boats

[ 02/03/2011 – 10:52 AM ]   RAFAH, (PIC)– A Palestinian fishing boat was destroyed on Tuesday when Israeli navy gunboats shelled a group of boats anchored at the Rafah coast, to the south of the Gaza Strip. PIC reporter said that the navy vessels fired a number of shells at the fishing boats directly […]

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Israel fires on fishing boats in continuing campaign infringing Gaza territorial waters

Posted by gazasolidarity at PS.HADNEWS.COM on Monday, February 7, 2011 at 11:21 am. Gaza Strip, (Pal Telegraph) -Israeli gunboats stationed off Gaza city shore opened Monday heavy fire at Palestinian fishermen; no causalities were reported. Local sources said that the fishermen were enforced to leave the sea after being targeted by Israeli fire. more Israel […]

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