Houthis claim ‘victory’ as ‘US ship’ was damaged; Security firm says two attacks on same ship

Just hours after reports of a fresh attack on a commercial ship in the Red Sea region emerged, the Houthis released a video message confirming the incident. Houthi military spokesman Yahya Sari said on 12 February that the naval strike hit “the American ship Star Iris”. However, maritime tracking firms claimed the ship was Greek-owned and Marshall Islands-flagged. Watch full video for more details.