ADEN, Yemen, Sept 9 (NNN-WAM) - Backed by the Arab Coalition, in Support of Legitimacy, the Yemeni Army foiled an attempt by the Houthi militia, to target international shipping, in the Red Sea, using a booby-trapped boat.
A military source, in the fifth military region, today said that, the Yemeni Army's naval formation in the region, managed to seize a booby-trapped boat, sent by the Houthi rebels, towards the international waters, in the Red Sea.
The source added that, the booby-trapped boat was carrying explosive devices and travelling at a high speed of 35 miles per hour, on its way to international waters in the Red Sea, to intercept a merchant ship.
The source pointed out that, the naval military teams of the Yemeni army, intercepted and halted the boat, at an un-populated island.
Source: NAM NEWS NETWORK