Yemen Houthis claim responsibility for attacking Saudi warship

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People flee clashes near the Aden international airport in Aden, Yemen, on March 25, 2015. The Shiite Houthi group took control over Aden international airport after the retreat of tribal militia on Wednesday evening, a security official told Xinhua. (Xinhua)
People flee clashes near the Aden international airport in Aden, Yemen, on March 25, 2015. The Shiite Houthi group took control over Aden international airport after the retreat of tribal militia on Wednesday evening, a security official told Xinhua. (Xinhua)

Yemen’s dominant Houthi group has claimed responsibility for attacking a Saudi warship that killed two crew members and wounded three others on Monday.

“The targeted Saudi warship was taking part in the aggression against the Yemeni western coastal cities and fishermen,” Houthi-run Saba news agency said, quoting a statement issued late Monday night.

In Riyadh, Saudi state news agency SPA reported that Houthi militants attacked the warship with three suicide bombing boats, causing an explosion that killed two crew members and injured three others. Enditem

Source: Xinhua/NewsGhana.com.gh

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