DEBKAfile was founded by a team of journalists in June 2000 as an independent Internet Web site, providing an intelligence and security news service. October 1, 2016, 5:45 PM (IDT)
Yemen’s Iranian-backed Houthi rebels claimed Saturday to have destroyed a UAE military vessel advancing towards the Red Sea port of Al-Mokha. According to UAE armed forces statement, one of its leased vessels “suffered an incident in the Bab al Mandab Strait during a return trip from a mission in Aden. No injuries were caused.”
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