US Navy seizes attackers who held Israel-linked tanker

Posted on AllSides November 27th, 2023
From The Center
Defense and Security, US Navy, Tanker, Israel

A US Navy warship has captured armed men who seized an Israeli-linked tanker off the coast of Yemen on Sunday, US defence officials say.

The assailants attempted to escape on a boat but were chased by the US warship.

US Central Command reported that two missiles were then fired towards the warship from rebel Houthi-controlled territory in the country.

The Houthis have promised to target Israel over its war against Hamas in the Gaza Strip.

Israel launched its retaliatory campaign after the 7 October attack in southern Israel in which...

Read full story

More News about Defense and Security from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right