Monday, February 7, 2011

IOF Open Fire at Palestinian Farmers East of Beit Hanoun


At approximately 7:50am on Monday 7 February 2011, Israeli occupation forces (IOF) opened fire at Palestinian farmers who were in their field near the separation fence between Gaza Strip and Israel. The farmers were in the Al Qatbaniya area, east of Beit Hanoun, when IOF opened fire at them. No casualties or injuries were reported, but farmers were terrified and abandoned their farms.