Thursday, May 21, 2015

Israeli forces cause fire in northern Gaza

May 21, 2015 9:39 P.M. (Updated: May 21, 2015 9:39 P.M.)

GAZA CITY (Ma'an) -- Israeli forces on Thursday evening shot firebombs at Palestinians farmland east of Jabaliya in the northern Gaza Strip causing a large fire. Palestinian Civil Defense told Ma'an that its crews managed to put out the fire which spread over around 1 km of farmland. The Civil Defense said this was the fourth fire in the area in the last 24 hours.