YEMEN Press Agency

Yemeni forces target American, British ships, strike Israeli sites

SANAA, Feb. 22 (YPA) – The Yemeni announced on Thursday the implementation of three military operations against American and British ships, in addition to the bombing of Umm Al-Rashrash in southern occupied Palestine.

The spokesman for the armed forces, Brigadier General Yahya Sarie, said in a statement this evening that a number of ballistic missiles and drones were launched at various targets of the Zionist enemy in the Umm Al-Rashrash area (Eilat), south of occupied Palestine, in the first operation.

He pointed out that the second operation carried out by the naval forces targeted the British ship “ISLANDER” in the Gulf of Aden with a number of suitable naval missiles, hitting it directly and causing a fire to break out on it.

As for the third operation, an American destroyer in the Red Sea was targeted with a number of drones, according to the spokesman.

Brigadier General Sarie affirmed that the armed forces continue to carry out their religious, moral, and humanitarian duties towards the Palestinian people and in defense of Yemen in the face of US-British aggression, and that their military operations will not stop unless the Zionist aggression on the Palestinian people in the Gaza Strip stops and the siege is lifted.