Israeli cargo ship hit in attack by Iranian kamikaze drone

Posted on AllSides November 26th, 2023
From The Right
Hernandez Lafuente

A container ship owned by an Israeli billionaire has reportedly been damaged in an attack in the Indian Ocean by a drone that the US suspects to be Iranian.

An unnamed American defence official was quoted by the Associated Press as saying that the Malta-flagged CMA CGM Symi was believed to have been targeted by a Shahed-136 drone while sailing in international waters.

The drone exploded, causing damage to the ship but not injuring any of its crew.

The apparent attack comes as global shipping routes have emerged as targets...

Read full story
Some content from this outlet may be limited or behind a paywall.

AllSides Picks

More News about Middle East from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right