Israeli forces opened fire at farmers in the central Gaza Strip on Wednesday, witnesses said.
Locals told Ma’an that soldiers stationed in military towers on the border east of Deir al-Balah opened fire at farmers in the area.
Farmers fled the area, with no injuries reported.
An Israeli army spokeswoman said “two people approached the border fence in a prohibited area and Israeli forces opened fire in the air.”
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