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 with the matter said, after...

March 24, 2021
Total Views: 1363

Monday, March 8, 2021
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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 came under missile and drone attack in...

March 8, 2021
Total Views: 5514

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 following a series of attacks on oil tankers in the...

January 11, 2021
Total Views: 1587

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 threatening to spill 1.1...

October 15, 2020
Total Views: 137

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 shore that is threatening...

October 14, 2020
Total Views: 54

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 Iran-aligned Houthi movement in the southern Red...

February 24, 2020
Total Views: 53

Wednesday, November 20, 2019
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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 Foreign Ministry and a Houthi military source in Yemen said...

November 20, 2019
Total Views: 11

Tuesday, November 19, 2019
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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 it had captured if they prove to...

November 19, 2019
Total Views: 12

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 towing a South Korean drilling rig...

November 18, 2019
Total Views: 3

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 U.N.-led truce deal...

February 26, 2019
Total Views: 6

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 movement against commercial vessels, the coalition’s spokesman said on Thursday. The...

August 23, 2018
Total Views: 2

Wednesday, August 1, 2018
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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 of...

August 1, 2018
Total Views: 18

Tuesday, July 31, 2018
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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, days after Saudi Arabia...

July 31, 2018
Total Views: 29

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 attacked two crude tankers, underscoring risks caused...

July 26, 2018
Total Views: 47

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 of the Red Sea,...

July 26, 2018
Total Views: 811

Wednesday, July 25, 2018
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Maritime News

Saudi Arabia Suspends Oil Exports Through Bab-el-Mandeb Strait After Houthi Attacks

By Rania El Gamal DUBAI, July 26 (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia said on Thursday it was suspending oil shipments through a strategic Red Sea lane after Yemen’s Iran-aligned Houthis attacked...

July 25, 2018
Total Views: 75

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Maritime News

Saudi Tanker Damaged in Houthi Attack Off Yemen coast

RIYADH, July 25 (Reuters) – Yemen’s Houthis attacked a Saudi oil tanker in the Red Sea, causing slight damage, an Arab coalition said on Wednesday, after the Houthis reported targeting...

July 25, 2018
Total Views: 5

Wednesday, June 13, 2018
yemen port of Hodeidah

Saudi Arabia and UAE Announce Plan to Protect Shipping Lane to Yemen’s Hodeidah Port

RIYADH/DUBAI, June 14 (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates announced a five-point aid plan for Yemen’s Hodeidah port and surrounding areas on Wednesday, after a Saudi-led alliance...

June 13, 2018
Total Views: 18

FILE PHOTO - People walk past a ship docked at the Red Sea port of Hodeidah
Maritime News

Yemen War’s Biggest Battle Underway Over Control of Main Port

By Mohammed Ghobari and Mohamed Mokhashef ADEN, June 13 (Reuters) – A Saudi-led alliance of Arab states launched an attack on Yemen’s main port city on Wednesday in the largest...

June 13, 2018
Total Views: 11

Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Maritime News

Saudi-Led Alliance Set for Battle Over Yemen’s Biggest Port

By Mohamed Mokhashef and Mohammed Ghobari ADEN, June 12 (Reuters) – A Saudi-led coalition geared up on Tuesday for a military assault on Yemen’s main port, preparing to launch by far...

June 12, 2018
Total Views: 64