Tag: Red Sea

Defense, Industry

Pentagon announces new international mission to counter attacks on commercial vessels in Red Sea

December 19, 2023

Via: Washington's Top News

The U.S. and a host of other nations are creating a new force to protect ships transiting the Red Sea that have come under attack by drones and ballistic missiles fired from Houthi-controlled areas of Yemen, Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin […]

Defense, Industry

With eye on Iran, Israeli navy steps up Red Sea presence

September 16, 2021

Via: Federal News Network

Israel’s navy has stepped up its activities in the Red Sea “exponentially” in the face of growing Iranian threats to Israeli shipping, the country’s just-retired navy commander said in an interview. Vice Adm. Eli Sharvit stopped short of confirming a […]