Tag: Houthis

Red Sea, Egypt’s appeal to the Houthis and Iran to avoid falling into the abyss

Red Sea, Egypt’s appeal to the Houthis and Iran to avoid falling into the abyss

An attempt to relieve tension in the area. Egypt has asked the leadership of Houthi militias in Yemen to reduce attacks on ships crossing the Red Sea. The information was revealed by the newspaper Al-Arabi Al-Jadid, which highlights the decline in maritime traffic in the Suez Canal and the resulting economic losses. According to the […]

Yemen, request for US and Saudi support to block Houthis

Yemen, request for US and Saudi support to block Houthis

The “defensive” strikes by the United States and Britain against the Houthi rebels are not enough. This was stated by a member of the Yemeni Presidential Leadership Council (the government of Yemen recognized by the United Nations), Rashad al-Alimi, during a press conference in Riyadh. Al-Alimi appealed for support from the United States and Saudi […]

Houthis, attack another oil tanker. The reaction of the USA and Great Britain

Houthis, attack another oil tanker. The reaction of the USA and Great Britain

American forces attacked a Houthi position in Yemen after Shiite rebels attacked a burning British oil tanker in the Gulf of Aden. «At approximately 3:45 a.m. local time, the US military Middle East Command (Centcom) carried out an attack on a ready-to-fire Houthi anti-ship missile launcher in the Red Sea», we read that it was […]

Houthi attacks continue: A British merchant ship was hit

Houthi attacks continue: A British merchant ship was hit

According to the British maritime security company Ambrey, a merchant ship passing through the Gulf of Aden off the coast of Yemen was hit by a “missile”. The impact caused a fire on board but “the crew is safe and sound”. The attack was claimed by Houthi rebels, who have been causing a crisis in […]

Houthis: “We will continue our operations until…” And the sanctions begin

Houthis: “We will continue our operations until…” And the sanctions begin

Yemeni rebels will continue their attacks on ships in the Red Sea “until food and medicine reach all of Gaza”. This was stated by the leader of the Ansar Allah group, Abdul Malik Al Houthi, during a television message. “We will continue our operations until food and medicine reach the entire Gaza Strip and the […]

Middle East, Houthi missiles against ships in the Red Sea

Middle East, Houthi missiles against ships in the Red Sea

Yemen’s Houthi forces fired three missiles at ships in the Red Sea. White House national security spokesman John Kirby had this to say. “The Houthis launched three missiles at two merchant ships in the southern Red Sea,” adding that “one missile missed the target” and “the other two were shot down by a US Navy […]

Red Sea, “US pressure on Beijing” to stop the Houthis: the FT revelation

Red Sea, “US pressure on Beijing” to stop the Houthis: the FT revelation

The United States has called on China to urge Tehran to rein in Houthi rebels attacking commercial ships in the Red Sea, but has received little response of help from Beijing. This was revealed by some American authorities cited by the Financial Times. From what we have learned, the issue has been raised repeatedly over […]

Red Sea, new attacks from the USA and Great Britain. The Houthis: “Hostile position”

Red Sea, new attacks from the USA and Great Britain. The Houthis: “Hostile position”

Attacks launched last night by US and British armed forces ships and planes against positions of pro-Iranian Yemeni Houthi militias hit eight targets in total, including an underground weapons storage site, missile systems and launch, and surveillance systems and aerial systems. defense. The armed forces of the two Western countries made this known in a […]

Middle East, the threat from the Houthis: “Attacks will not go unpunished”

Middle East, the threat from the Houthis: “Attacks will not go unpunished”

Yemen’s Houthis accuse the United States and the United Kingdom of having launched “18 air strikes” against Yemeni territory in the last few hours, 12 of which hit Sanaa and the area around the capital that came under the movement’s control in 2014. About “These attacks will not go unanswered or unpunished”, he threatened. In […]