Israel drowns agricultural land in East Gaza

Gaza City, Israeli occupation forces on Saturday released rainwater towards farming lands east of Gaza City, flooding hundreds of acres and causing heavy damage to crops.The Ministry of Agriculture in the blockaded coastal territory said in a statement…

Gaza City, Israeli occupation forces on Saturday released rainwater towards farming lands east of Gaza City, flooding hundreds of acres and causing heavy damage to crops.

The Ministry of Agriculture in the blockaded coastal territory said in a statement that the occupation authority flooded rainwater into farming lands east of Al-Shuja'ia, inundating agricultural lands and causing heavy losses to farmers.

It said that it was not the first time that the occupation forces opened the water channels in the area in the last years.

Source: Jordan News Agency