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          Kenya reject UN court judgment giving Somalia control of rich waters

          Kenya’s president, Uhuru Kenyatta, has rejected a decision by the UN’s highest court to grant Somalia control of disputed waters in the Indian Ocean, saying it would “strain relations” between the..

          Iran’s navy prevents pirate attack in Gulf of Aden

          An Iranian warship on Saturday prevented an attack by pirates against two oil tankers that it was escorting in the Gulf of Aden, the country’s naval chief said. “Navy commandos were successful in..

          UN envoy visits Yemen for talks with PM, separatists

          The U.N. special envoy for Yemen met with the prime minister of the country’s internationally recognized government in the port city of Aden, officials said.

          Suspicious Approach - 105nm SE Nishtun

          UKMTO reporting indicates that that a vessel has reported being approached by four small craft. 

          Arab Coalition destroys two Houthi explosive-laden boats

          The Arab Coalition said late Wednesday its forces intercepted and destroyed two bomb-laden boats belonging to Iran-backed Houthi militia.

          Attack - 35nm South West of Nishtun

          Reporting indicates that an MV was attacked approximately 35nm SW of Nishtun. 

          International Coalition Protects Vital Shipping Lanes

          The International Maritime Security Construct (IMSC) was created in July 2019 as a way to deter unprofessional behavior in the waters of the Middle East region through its operational arm, Coalition..

          Approach - 28nm SE Perim Island

          Reporting indicates that the BOW ORION (IMO: 9818515) has been approached whilst underway within the Southern Bab-el-Mandeb Strait.

          Coalition forces in Yemen foil Houthi boatbomb attack

          Saudi-led coalition forces in Yemen intercepted and destroyed a remote-controlled boat rigged with explosives in Hodeidah governorate on Sunday, the alliance's joint command said.

          Yemen seizes boat loaded with weapons in Red Sea

          AL-MUKALLA: Yemen coastguards in the Red Sea have seized a boat loaded with three tons of ammunition, as the country intensifies sea patrols to intercept Iranian weapon shipments to the Houthis.