Showing posts with label Houthi. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Houthi. Show all posts

February 19, Houthi rebels’ attack severely damages a Belize-flagged ship in key strait leading to the Red Sea


Feb 19, 2024. Posted by Balkan Periscope - Hellas

Dubai,United Arab Emirates

A missile attack by Yemen's Houthi rebels that damaged a Belize-flagged ship traveling through the Bab el-Mandeb Strait that connects the Red Sea and the Gulf of Aden has forced the crew to abandon the vessel, authorities said Monday. Another ship reportedly came twice under attack in the Gulf of Aden.

January 28 - Yemeni government urges US, Saudi Arabia to ‘eliminate’ Houthi threat


Chairman of the Yemeni Presidential Leadership Council Rashad al-Alimi speaks to reporters during a briefing at the embassy of Yemen in Riyadh, January 27, 2024. (AFP)


Jan 28, 2024. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas


Houthi attacks in the Red Sea might result in the militarisation of a crucial maritime route, raising shipping and insurance prices, and impeding the flow of critical supplies to Yemen.

January 15 - US-owned ship hit by missile off Yemen in latest attack


Jan 15, 2024. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas


A missile struck a US-owned cargo ship off the coast of Yemen on Monday, a British security agency and maritime risk company said, a day after Houthi rebels fired a cruise missile at an American destroyer.

January 15 - In Just Few Years, Houthi Possesses Impressive Array of Anti-Ship Missiles


Jan 15, 2024. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas

In recent weeks, the Houthi armed group has reportedly launched anti-ship missiles and anti-ship ballistic missile targeting international merchant vessels purportedly en route to ports in Israel.


January 13 – Houthi rebels vowing to retaliate for US-UK strikes possess significant military arsenal


Ballistic missiles the Houthis call Typhoon 

Jan 13, 2024. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas


Yemen's Houthi rebels, who vowed to retaliate against US and British strikes early Friday against key military sites, have built up a significant arsenal, including cruise missiles and drones.

January 10 – UK, US forces repel ‘largest attack’ yet by Yemen’s Houthis in Red Sea


A Houthi fighter holds up a pistol in the cargo area of the Galaxy Leader cargo ship in the Red Sea in this photo released November 20, 2023. (Reuters)


Jan 10, 2024. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas

US and UK forces have shot down more than 20 drones and missiles over the Red Sea launched by Yemen’s Houthis, in what London branded Wednesday the “largest attack” yet by the Iran-backed militia.

More than 20 countries now part of US-led Red Sea coalition, Pentagon says


Dec 22, 2023. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas

A total of more than 20 countries have agreed to participate in the new U.S.-led coalition safeguarding commercial traffic in the Red Sea from attacks by Yemen's Houthi movement as more nations join the effort, the Pentagon said on Thursday.

Vessel attacked in Red Sea off Yemen coast, US blames Houthis


Dec 18, 2023. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas


Yemen's Houthi movement attacked two commercial ships in the Red Sea with naval drones on Monday, the Iran-backed group said, the latest in a surge of attacks over Israel's military campaign in Gaza.


Yemen rebels hit cargo ship in latest Red Sea attack


Dec 15, 2023. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas


Yemen's Huthi rebels struck a cargo ship in the Red Sea on Friday, causing a fire on deck in the latest of a near-daily series of attacks in the commercially vital waterway.


Israel threatens to use force against Houthi rebels in Yemen


Dec 12, 2023.
Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas


During a press conference, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's spokesperson Ofir Gendelman addressed the recent Houthi threats towards ships sailing to Israeli ports.


Israeli army says missile from Yemen intercepted while en route to Eilat city


Nov 9, 2023. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas

The Israeli army said on Thursday that it had intercepted a missile "launched from Yemen" towards its southern city of Eilat.

Houthis Confirm Downing of US Drone off the Coast of Yemen


Nov 8, 2023. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas

Iranian-backed Houthi rebels announced on Wednesday, that they successfully downed a US drone off the coast of Yemen, claiming it was operating as part of US military support for Israel. 

Ships deployed: War declared


Israel deployed warships to the Red Sea yesterday after Yemen's Houthis declared war and launched a ballistic missile at an Israeli town

Nov 2, 2023. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas


Photos released by the Israeli military show Sa'ar-class corvettes patrolling near the Red Sea port of Eilat, which Israel sees as a new front as the war in Gaza draws retaliation from Iranian-backed forces in the region, the Telegraph reports.