Coalition to Restore Legitimacy in Yemen: Interception and destruction of remote-controlled booby-trapped boat launched by Iranian-affiliated Houthi terrorist militia from Hudaydah

Thursday 1441/1/20 - 2019/09/19
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Riyadh, September 19, 2019, SPA -- Official Spokesman of the Coalition to Restore Legitimacy in Yemen Colonel Turki Al-Malki stated that the coalition's naval arm detected on Thursday's morning ( September 19, 2019) an attempt from Iran-affiliated Houthi terrorist militias to carry out an imminent hostile and terrorist act in the south of Red Sea by using a remote-controlled booby-trapped boat. The Houthi terrorist militias launched this boat from Hudaydah governorate.
Colonel Al-Malki announced a destruction of the boat which represents a threat to regional and international security as well as to maritime routes and global trade.
He stressed that the Joint Forces Command continues to implement strict and deterrent measures against this terrorist militia through neutralizing and destroying such capabilities which threaten regional and international security.
19:57 LOCAL TIME 16:57 GMT