Bab al-Mandab, Yemen
30 November 2023

The Houthis declared “full readiness to resume their military operations against the Israeli enemy in the event that it decides to resume its aggression against Gaza”, adding that they would “not hesitate to expand military operations against the Israeli entity to include targets that it may not expect on land or at sea”. They also warned that “they continue to prevent Israeli ships in the Red Sea and will take further measures to ensure the full implementation of this decision, stressing that their military operations will stop as soon as the Israeli aggression against the Palestinians in the Gaza Strip stops”.

Subscribe to Crisis Group’s Email Updates

Receive the best source of conflict analysis right in your inbox.