The US Central Command (CENTCOM) announced the destruction of a drone over the Red Sea.
US forces destroyed a drone over the Red Sea that had been launched from an area in Yemen controlled by the Houthis, CENTCOM said in a statement, stressing that these drones represent an imminent threat to both coalition forces and commercial ships in the region.
Washington leads an international maritime coalition with the aim of "protecting" maritime navigation in this strategic region, through which 12 percent of global trade passes.