Saturday, July 9, 2022
Maritime Security Incidents

British Navy Seized Smuggled Iranian Missiles

In early 2022, whilst on routine maritime security operations, Royal Navy ship HMS Montrose seized Iranian weapons from speedboats being operated by smugglers

July 9, 2022
Total Views: 6570

Saturday, March 26, 2022

Saudi-Led Coalition Strikes Yemen, Thwarting “An Imminent Attack On Oil Tankers”

By Anthony Di Paola and Mohammed Hatem Mar 26, 2022, (Bloomberg) –A Saudi-led coalition fighting Houthi rebels in Yemen launched airstrikes against

March 26, 2022
Total Views: 2769

Sunday, March 20, 2022

Yemen Houthis Attack Saudi Refinery In The Red Sea Port Of Yanbu

RIYADH, March 20 (Reuters) – Yemen’s Iran-aligned Houthi group fired missiles and drones at Saudi energy and water desalination

March 20, 2022
Total Views: 2668

Thursday, January 6, 2022
UAE Pirate Watch

Tanker Sends Piracy Distress Call Near Yemen

By Zaid Sabah and Sylvia Westall (Bloomberg) — Unidentified assailants harassed an oil tanker off the coast of Yemen, a Saudi Arabia-led military

January 6, 2022
Total Views: 2773

Monday, January 3, 2022

Houthis Seize UAE-Flagged Cargo Ship off Yemen

Jan 3 (Reuters) – The Iran-aligned Houthi movement that controls northern Yemen hijacked a United Arab Emirates-flagged cargo vessel which it said was

January 3, 2022
Total Views: 2347

Wednesday, March 24, 2021
port of Hodeidah, Yemen

4 Product Tankers Allowed To Dock At Yemen’s Red Sea Port

by Aziz El Yaakoubi (Reuters) – The Saudi-led coalition has allowed four tankers to dock at Yemen’s Red Sea port of Hodeidah, two sources familiar

March 24, 2021
Total Views: 1384

Monday, March 8, 2021
Ras Tanura Sea Island Terminal saudi aramco

World’s Largest Oil Export Port Attacked By Yemen’s Houthi Rebels

By Anthony Di Paola, Vivian Nereim, Javier Blas and Sylvia Westall (Bloomberg) –Saudi Arabia said some of the world’s most protected oil infrastructure

March 8, 2021
Total Views: 5587

Monday, January 11, 2021

U.S. Labels Houthis Terrorists After Attacks on Oil Tankers

By Paul Wallace, Verity Ratcliffe and Mohammed Hatem (Bloomberg) — The U.S. has classified Yemen’s Houthis as a foreign terrorist organization

January 11, 2021
Total Views: 1590

Thursday, October 15, 2020
FSO Safer Yemen

The IMO Can’t Prevent This Massive Oil Tanker From Spilling

By Aziz El Yaakoubi (Reuters) – A United Nations team will have to wait several weeks to access a deteriorating FSO tanker off Yemen’s shore that is

October 15, 2020
Total Views: 176

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

UN Access to Decaying Yemen Tanker Could Take Weeks, Say Sources

By Aziz El Yaakoubi DUBAI, Oct 14 (Reuters) – A United Nations team will have to wait several weeks to access a deteriorating tanker off Yemen’s

October 14, 2020
Total Views: 96

Monday, February 24, 2020
Maritime News

Red Sea Attack Foiled

DUBAI, Feb 23 (Reuters) – Naval forces from the Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen on Sunday foiled an “imminent terrorist” attack by the

February 24, 2020
Total Views: 84

Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Rabigh 3
Maritime News

Yemen’s Houthis Release Captured South Korean, Saudi Vessels

SEOUL/DUBAI, Nov 20 (Reuters) – Yemen’s Iran-aligned Houthi movement released three vessels and 16 people it had seized, South Korea’s

November 20, 2019
Total Views: 31

Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Rabigh 3
Maritime News

Yemen’s Houthis Say They Will Release Seized Ships if Korean

By Aziz El Yaakoubi and Hyunjoo Jin DUBAI/SEOUL, Nov 19 (Reuters) – Yemen’s Iran-aligned Houthi movement said on Tuesday it would release vessels

November 19, 2019
Total Views: 15

Monday, November 18, 2019
Maritime News

Saudi Coalition Says Yemen’s Houthis Seize Vessel in Red Sea

DUBAI, Nov 18 (Reuters) – The Saudi-led military coalition engaged in Yemen said on Monday that the Iran-aligned Houthi movement had seized a vessel

November 18, 2019
Total Views: 4

Tuesday, February 26, 2019
port of Hodeidah, Yemen

What’s Wrong With The Peace Deal In Yemen’s Main Port?

by Aziz El Yakhoubi (Reuters) – Yemen’s warring parties have failed to leave the main port city of Hodeidah more than two months after agreeing to a

February 26, 2019
Total Views: 8

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Saudi-Led Coalition Foils Houthi Attacks on Merchant Vessels -Spokesman

RIYADH, Aug 23 (Reuters) – A Saudi-led military coalition foiled attacks by explosives-laden speedboats deployed by Yemen’s Iran-aligned Houthi

August 23, 2018
Total Views: 3

Wednesday, August 1, 2018
tanker at sea
Maritime News

Israel Warns Iran of Military Response if Key Red Sea Shipping Lane is Closed

JERUSALEM, Aug 1 (Reuters) – Israel would deploy its military if Iran were to try to block the Bab al-Mandeb strait that links the Red Sea to the Gulf

August 1, 2018
Total Views: 23

Tuesday, July 31, 2018
oil tanker
Maritime News

Yemen’s Houthis Ready to Halt Red Sea Attacks -Official

DUBAI, July 31 (Reuters) – Yemen’s Houthi group said on Tuesday it is ready to unilaterally halt attacks in the Red Sea to support peace efforts,

July 31, 2018
Total Views: 44

Thursday, July 26, 2018
Maritime News

Risks to Middle East Oil and Gas Shipping Routes: Here’s What’s At Stake

DUBAI, July 26 (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia said on Thursday it was suspending oil shipments through the Red Sea after Yemen’s Iran-aligned Houthis

July 26, 2018
Total Views: 71

Bab-el-Mandeb strait
Maritime News

Explainer: What is the Bab el-Mandeb Strait and Why is it Important?

By Julian Lee (Bloomberg) — Saudi Arabia temporarily halted oil shipments via the Bab el-Mandeb Strait, a key shipping lane for crude at the southern end

July 26, 2018
Total Views: 1213