Saturday, August 1, 2009

Soldiers burn agricultural lands in northern Gaza

Saturday August 01, 2009 21:38 by IMEMC & Agencies

The Ramattan news agency reported Saturday that Israeli soldiers burnt Palestinian agricultural lands belonging to two Palestinian residents, near the Eretz crossing, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip.

Two Israeli military bulldozers uprooted the farmlands before the soldiers set the uprooted trees and lands of fire.

Local sources reported that soldiers also rounds of live ammunition in different directions causing panic among the residents, no injuries were reported.