File-Soldiers from the United Arab Emirates stand guard at the airport of Yemen's southern port city of Aden Aug. 8, 2015. REUTERS/Nasser Awad
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The United Arab Emirates said Wednesday Yemeni Houthi forces had attacked a UAE vessel in a strategic Red Sea shipping lane off the coast of Yemen at the weekend and called the incident an "act of terrorism".The vessel, an Australian-built high speed logistics catamaran under lease to the United Arab Emirates military, was attacked by Houthi fighters near the Bab al-Mandab strait off Yemen's southern coast Saturday.The Houthis said their forces had fired a missile that had destroyed a UAE military vessel that was advancing towards the Red Sea port of Al-Mokha.
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