As commercial shipping plummets on the Red Sea/Suez route, the US sanctions Houthis linked to attacks

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Issue 1184 - 26 Jan 2024 | 5 minute read

The US and UK have announced sanctions on four senior Houthi figures linked to the campaign against commercial shipping in the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden. GSN’s latest map of the Yemen/Red Sea conflict zone shows a conflict zone where more than 30 ships have been targeted by Houthi missiles and drones since mid-November, forcing hundreds more vessels to divert around the southern tip of Africa – adding costs and delays to global trade.

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