Thursday, June 13, 2013

Limited Israeli Incursion North of Beit Lahyia

Al Mezan


At approximately 7:50 pm, on Thursday June 13th 2013, Israeli occupation forces moved under fire and air cover for about 300 meters into Boura Abu Samra area, north of Beit Lahyia. The Israeli attack forced the farmers to abandon their fields in case of further violence. According to a farmer’s affidavit, three Israeli military jeeps stopped in front of the area, and loaded a military force consisting of 30 soldiers began sporadically firing in the area. On the next day, June 14th 2013, at approximately 11:00 am, the farmer’s heard shooting then they saw the force withdrew from the area inside the separation fence. No causalities or injuries were reported.