Bab al-Mandab, Yemen
16 February 2024

CENTCOM reported that “four anti-ship ballistic missiles launched from Iranian-backed Houthi-controlled areas of Yemen into the Red Sea. It is assessed that at least three of the missiles were launched towards commercial vessel MT Pollux, a Panamanian-flagged, Denmark-owned, Panamanian-registered vessel. There were no reported injuries or damage”. CENTCOM also carried out “self-defence strikes against one mobile anti-ship cruise missile and one mobile unmanned surface vessel (USV) in Yemen”.

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