Sean Spicer claims that Houthi rebel assault on Saudi frigate was an Iranian attack on a US warship - Boing Boing

Houthi rebels from Yemen attacked a Saudi frigate; White House spokesman Sean Spicer falsely claimed that this was Iranian forces attacking a US Naval ship and thus an act of war; no one from the White House press corps corrected him or followed up.

US Navy Deploys another Destroyer to Bab el-Mandeb, Over Yemeni Sea-Mine Alert - Defense Update

The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Cole (DDG 67) flies the National Ensign and the 4th Marine Division (MARDIV) flag during the Cole Memorial wreath-laying ceremony that honored the 17 Sailors who lost their lives on October 12, 2000.

Yemen shapes up for US-Iran military clash - DEBKA file

Eight armies are fighting for dominance in Yemen, a country of 25 million inhabitants: The Iranian-backed Houthi insurgents, together with a breakaway force, are battling the army loyal to President Abdulrabbuh Mansur Hadi, which is supported by Saudi, ...

Latest in Iran tensions: US Navy destroyer dispatched to patrol Yemen coasts - Iran Focus

London, 5 Feb - US officials announced on Friday that waterways off the coast of Yemen are now being protected against hostile activity. The officials said that the US sent a Navy destroyer to patrol the waters and to provide protection from Houthi ...

Trump Admin. Covers up US-Backed Saudi War Crimes in Yemen, Exaggerates Iran's Role - AlterNet

AlterNet's Ben Norton joins The Real News to discuss the catastrophic war in Yemen, and how the Trump admin. is misleadingly blaming Iran. By Ben Norton / The Real News Network. February 4, 2017. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook Share to ...

US deploys guided missile destroyer off Yemeni coast after attack on Saudi warship – reports - RT

The US has deployed an Arleigh Burke-class destroyer off the coast of Yemen, according to media reports. The battleship will protect US interests in the region following an attack on a Saudi military vessel which killed two sailors. TrendsYemen unrest.

US deploys destroyer off Yemen - Arab News

This US Navy photo obtained February 3, 2017 shows the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Cole (DDG 67) as it flies the National Ensign and the 4th Marine Division (MARDIV) flag on January 16, 2017 during the Cole Memorial ...