Middle East

Israel cuts Gaza fishing limit, union says navy attacked boats

In this April 3, 2019, file photo, Palestinian fishermen unload their catch after a night fishing trip, in the Gaza Seaport. The Israeli military says it’s scaling back the permitted fishing zone off the Mediterranean coast of Gaza following a rocket attack from the strip the previous day. The military said Tuesday, April 30, 2019 that fishing would only be permitted up to 6 nautical miles — about 11 kilometers — until further notice. (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra, File)

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on May 01, 2019, on page 8.




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