World News: BREAKING NEWS: Yemen’s Houthi rebels seize vessel in Red Sea

World News: BREAKING NEWS: Yemen’s Houthi rebels seize vessel in Red Sea

Attack’ on ship towing South Korean drilling rig threatens vital shipping routes, Saudi spokesman says.

The Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen said Iran-aligned Houthi rebels hijacked a vessel south of the Red Sea.

Saudi Arabia’s state-run news agency, Saudi Press Agency, quoted coalition spokesman Colonel Turki al-Malki as saying on Monday that Houthis seized the ship while it was towing a South Korean oil drilling rig on Sunday.

Al Jazeera’s Mohammed Al Attab reports from Sanaa.


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