The Saudi-led military coalition engaged in Yemen said on Monday that the Iran-aligned Houthi movement had hijacked a vessel towing a South Korean drilling rig south of the Red Sea, the state Saudi Press Agency reported.Interesting. I guess the Houthi goal is further disruption of Red Sea transits.
It quoted coalition spokesman Colonel Turki al-Malki as saying the vessel was seized late on Sunday by armed members of the Houthi group. He did not say how many crew members were on board the seized ship.
Monday, November 18, 2019
Reuters reports Saudi-led coalition says Yemen's Houthis hijacked vessel south of Red Sea