320 Israeli navy’s harassment of Gaza fishermen in 2020

Gaza (The Inside Palestine)- The Union of Agricultural Work Committees said it documented 320 Israeli violations against fishermen in Gaza during 2020.

The union said Israeli terrorizing methods include shooting at fishermen, chasing them, targeting their boats with water cannons, confiscating their boats and equipment, and sometimes suddenly closing the sea for them.

It also warned that Israeli violations increased in 2020 to 320 in comparison with 257 in 2019.

The Union registered wounding 18 fishermen and arresting nine others in inhumane conditions.

It also documented vandalizing 12 fishing boats and stealing four others with the equipment on board. Israeli forces also confiscated and damaged hundreds of fishing nets last year.

Source: QNN

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