Red Sea

Vessel targeted by missile attack in Red Sea

Vessel targeted by missile attack in Red Sea

A missile attack targeted a commercial vessel transiting southwest of Yemen’s port city of Hodeidah without causing any damage or casualties, maritime security firms said on Thursday, in an attack likely carried out by Yemen’s Houthi …

Deadly shark spotted at Hurghada

Deadly shark spotted at Hurghada

A video showing the appearance of a dangerous mako shark in the al-Gouna area, north of Hurghada in Egypt went viral last weekend. …

Luxury resort Ras Ghamila to appear in Egypt

Luxury resort Ras Ghamila to appear in Egypt

In Egypt, on the Red Sea, investors from Saudi Arabia plan to build a new luxury resort. It is planned to develop an area in the north of Sharm el-Sheikh, near the Ras Ghamila reef, which is beloved by divers.

US, UK attack Yemen

US, UK attack Yemen

After a series of attacks by the Houthis on ships and vessels of the Western coalition in the Red Sea, the UK and US armed forces launched a strike on the territory of Yemen

What does Red Sea crisis mean for Russian oil and gas?

What does Red Sea crisis mean for Russian oil and gas?

A surge in oil tanker earnings extended as the disruption to traffic through the Red Sea lifts the cost of hauling some barrels. Rates for vessels carrying fuel from the Middle East to Asia have almost tripled since the United States …

EU states agree on military mission in Red Sea

EU states agree on military mission in Red Sea

The European Union states have reached an agreement "in principle" to launch a military operation to secure merchant shipping in the Red Sea, the EU's top diplomat Josep Borrell said following a meeting of foreign ministers in …

Guterres and Abdollahian discuss Red Sea situation

Guterres and Abdollahian discuss Red Sea situation

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres spoke with Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian on January 16, spokesman for the Secretary-General Stephane Dujarric said. The sides discussed with him the situation in the Red Sea and …

Houthi rebels strike U.S.-operated ship

Houthi rebels strike U.S.-operated ship

Houthi rebels fired a missile that struck a U.S.-owned ship Monday just off the coast of Yemen in the Gulf of Aden, less than a day after they launched an anti-ship cruise missile toward an American destroyer in the Red Sea. The United …

Yemen’s Houthi rebels attack U.S. ship

Yemen’s Houthi rebels attack U.S. ship

Houthi rebels in Yemen have attacked an American ship in the Red Sea on January 10, the movement's spokesman said. "With the help of the Almighty, the naval forces, missile forces and unmanned aircraft of the …

Blinken: Houthi attacks disrupt global shipping in Red Sea

Blinken: Houthi attacks disrupt global shipping in Red Sea

The attacks by the Ansar Allah Houthi movement on commercial shipping have disrupted or diverted nearly 20% of global shipping, U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said during the press conference with Amir Sheikh Tamim Bin …

Iranian warship Alborz enters Red Sea without warning

Iranian warship Alborz enters Red Sea without warning

Iran's Alborz warship has entered the Red Sea, the Iranian news agency reported on Monday, at a time of soaring tensions on the key shipping route amid the Israel-Hamas war and attacks on vessels by forces allied to Tehran. Iranian …

Houthi rebels threaten to intensify Red Sea attacks

Houthi rebels threaten to intensify Red Sea attacks

Yemen's Iran-backed Houthi rebels have threatened to intensify their attacks against ships in the Red Sea, the Houthi defence chief said. “Our strategic weapons and their ranges reach far beyond what the enemies …