The military spokesman of the Houthi group, Brigadier General Yahya Saree, issued a statement about the ships in the Red Sea and the Bab al-Mandab Strait.
“Sari’i” said in the statement that their forces will target all types of ships flying the Israeli flag and owned by an Israeli company.
The statement stated:
Based on religious, national and moral responsibility, and considering the brutal Israeli-American aggression to which the Gaza Strip is subjected, including daily massacres and genocide, and in response to the demands of our Yemeni people and the demands of free peoples. , and to provide aid to our oppressed people in Gaza.
The Yemeni Armed Forces announce that they will target all of the following types of vessels:
1. Ships carrying the flag of the Zionist entity
2. Ships operated by Israeli companies
3. Ships owned by Israeli companies.
The Yemeni Armed Forces also call on all countries of the world:
a. Withdrawal of its citizens working on the crews of those ships.
B. Avoid shipping or handling these vessels.
C. Inform your ships to stay away from these ships.