Bab al-Mandab, Yemen
22 June 2024

CENTCOM announced that its forces “successfully destroyed three Iranian-backed Houthi uncrewed surface vessels (USV) in the Red Sea”. The same day, the “Houthis launched three anti-ship ballistic missiles (ASBM) from a Houthi-controlled area of Yemen into the Gulf of Aden. There were no injuries or significant damage reported by U.S., coalition, or merchant vessels”. The statement added that “recent claims about a successful attack by Houthi forces on the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower are categorically false”.

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