Gazan Fishers and Farmers Face Continued Attacks

As the United States fiscal sponsor of gazaark.org, we would like to draw your attention to the organization’s recent posts on the reality of life for fishermen in Gaza and farming in Khuza's, Gaza Strip . Below are links and postings from International Solidarity Movement, Gal·la | Gaza, Occupied Palestine.

 

Reality of life for Fishermen in Gaza

“Zakaria Baker, head of the committee for fishermen in Union of Agricultural Work Committees (UAWC) explains the reality for fishermen in Gaza, following Israel re-extending the permitted sailing area for Palestinians from three to six nautical miles. Despite this ‘allowance’, Palestinian fishermen have recently been attacked and their boats confiscated by the Israeli military when they were well inside the previously allowed three nautical miles.”

Reality of life for Fishermen in Gaza

 Farming in Khuza’a, Gaza Strip

“Farmers are working in Gaza buffer zone under threat of Israeli soldiers, tanks, bullets, etc. This video shows the difficulty of daily life for farmers in Khuza’a, south of Gaza Strip.”

Farming in Khuza’a, Gaza Strip
 
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