Bab al-Mandab, Yemen
1 February 2023

CENTCOM announced that on January 15 it had “supported a maritime interdiction… that resulted in the seizure by partner naval forces of weapons that originated in Iran and were bound for Yemen” in the Gulf of Oman, adding: “More than 3,000 assault rifles, 578,000 rounds of ammunition and 23 advanced anti-tank guided missiles were recovered”.

Subscribe to Crisis Group’s Email Updates

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