Israeli gunboats attack Gaza fishing boats claiming they posed threat

Israeli gunboats open fire at fishermen in Gaza sea. [File photo]

Gaza (QNN)- The Israeli army on Monday announced that its gunboats attacked a Palestinian boat that posed threat to its naval activities off the coast of Gaza, according to the Israeli claims.

A spokesperson for the Israeli army said Israeli forces detected an activity that may pose a threat to Israeli ships. Israeli gunboats attacked the target.

He added that the Israeli occupation army will continue to work against the risky threats in the waters.

Local sources had said that Israeli gunboats attacked fishing boats using shells off the shore of Gaza.

(Source / 22.02.2021)