CAIRO (AP) — The U.S. military said Sunday its forces destroyed one unmanned aerial vehicle in a Houthi rebel-held area of war-ravaged Yemen and another over a crucial shipping route in the Red Sea. It was the latest development in months of tension between the Iran-backed rebels and the U.S. The drones, which were destroyed […]

By Gordon Corera, security correspondent, & Thomas Mackintosh BBC News 1 hour ago Image source, Ministry of Defence Image caption, The Royal Navy frigate downed two drones launched by the Houthis in the latest incident in the Red Sea US, British and French forces say they repelled a series of Iranian-backed Houthi attacks off the […]

By Tom Spender, Joshua Cheetham & Frank Gardner BBC News 6 March 2024 Updated 36 minutes ago To play this content, please enable JavaScript, or try a different browser Video caption, Watch: Indian navy rescues cargo ship crew after Houthi missile attack Three crew members have been killed in a Houthi missile strike on a […]

Dario Bonazza/Reuters/File This 2022 photo shows the bulk carrier vessel True Confidence in Ravenna, Italy. CNN  —  Two Filipino seafarers are among the dead after a Houthi ballistic missile struck a commercial ship in the Gulf of Aden, marking the first fatal attack by the

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A missile attack by Yemen’s Houthi rebels on a commercial ship in the Gulf of Aden on Wednesday killed three of its crew members and forced survivors to abandon the vessel, the U.S. military said. It was the first fatal strike in a campaign of assaults by the Iranian-backed […]

“They have unfortunately and tragically killed innocent civilians.” March 6, 2024, 5:44 PM ET • 4 min read Iran-backed Houthi militants in Yemen killed three civilians aboard a Barbadian and Liberian cargo carrier on Wednesday, marking the group’s first fatal strike on a commercial vessel since it began a string of attacks on key shipping […]

A missile attack by Yemen’s Houthi rebels on a commercial ship in the Gulf of Aden killed at least two people on Wednesday and forced the rest of the crew to abandon the vessel, according to U.S. officials. The attack came a day after a U.S. Navy destroyer shot down drones and a missile launched toward the […]

A missile launched by Houthi militants in Yemen struck a commercial vessel in the Gulf of Aden on Wednesday, U.S. officials said, killing two people and marking the first known fatalities in the Houthis’ months-long campaign of violence against maritime traffic. The missile struck the MV True Confidence at about 11 . . .

The militant group has been targeting ships in response to the Israel-Hamas war. February 24, 2024, 4:44 PM ET • 4 min read A coalition of countries led by the U.S. and U.K. on Saturday carried out a new round of strikes on the Houthis in Yemen “in response to the Houthis’ continued attacks against […]

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. and Britain struck 18 Houthi targets in Yemen on Saturday, answering a recent surge in attacks by the Iran-backed militia group on ships in the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden, including a missile strike this past week that

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