The Yemeni Armed Forces carried out a military operation targeting an American ship south of Aden, using anti-ship missiles. The strike was precise and direct.
The Yemeni Armed Forces consider all American and British warships participating in the aggression against Yemen as hostile targets within the scope of our forces’ objectives.
The Yemeni Armed Forces affirm that retaliation against American and British attacks is inevitable, and any new aggression will not go without a response and punishment.
The Yemeni Armed Forces continue to enforce the decision to block Israeli navigation in the Arabian and Red Seas until the cessation of aggression and the lifting of the siege on the Palestinian people in the Gaza Strip.
The Yemeni Armed Forces confirm the continuation of maritime trade in the Arabian and Red Seas to all destinations, except for the ports of occupied Palestine. They also continue to take all defensive and offensive measures within the right of defense and confrontation against the American-British aggression.
-Yemeni Armed Forces spox Yahya sarae