US military says it destroyed Houthi air defense, drone systems

By Thomson Reuters Apr 8, 2024 | 8:12 PM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. military said on Monday it destroyed air defense and drone systems of Yemen’s Iran-backed Houthi forces in the area of the Red Sea, with no injuries or damage reported to commercial, U.S. and coalition ships.

(Reporting by Kanishka Singh and Jasper Ward in Washington; Editing by Jacqueline Wong)