EGYPT: Two Fishermen shot dead by Egyptian Naval in Gaza


Two Fisherman who were brothers, were shot off the coast near the southern border town of Rafah on Friday.

According to the territory’s interior ministry “there were shot dead by the Egyptian Naval forces, there bodies have been returned to the Gaza strip.

There was no report from the Egyptian officials, the Palestine fishermen’s union in Gaza said “there fishermen usually work near the Gaza ~Egypt maritime boarder ” and the Egyptian navy are aware.

There bodies was sent on Saturday Evening via the Rafah crossing point, Gaza’s main gate to the outside world.

The fishermen will embark on a three days general strike , in protest against the killing of there colleagues.