Gaza, ALRAY - Egyptian navy patrols opened fire towards two Palestinian fishermen Monday evening in southern Gaza strip.
According to "ALRAY" correspondent ,the Egyptian boats opened heavy fires toward the fishermen, causing injuries. Egyptian side claimed that they approached the limits of the territorial waters.
A spokesman for the Ministry of Health, Ashraf AlQedra said in a statement on his facebook page "The fishermen sustained minor injury of rubber bullets fired by Egyptian naval vessels."
He mentioned that the fishermen were taken to Abu Yousef al-Najjar Hospital to be treated.