On Friday, August 11, near Khan Younis, in the southern part of the coast of the Gaza strip while swimming in the Mediterranean sea drowned 17-year-old boy, according to the Agency Maan.
According to this Agency, in total this summer, near the coast of Gaza drowned 15 people.
The majority of these incidents occurred near the beaches where there were lifeguards.
It should be noted that on the coast of the Gaza strip a little equipped beaches where it is regularly on duty would be rescuers.
This summer the water near the coast of Gaza is polluted due to the termination of work of treatment facilities, caused by a deficiency of elektroenergii in the sector.