Iran Tests Ballistic Missile Defying UN Resolution; Iran-Backed Houthi Rebels Strike Saudi Warship Frigate Southwest of Sana’a, Yemen

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Iran staged a missile test launch, U.S. officials said Monday, posing a possible violation of United Nations Security Council resolutions and an early challenge to the Trump administration’s campaign pledge to confront Tehran.


At least two sailors have been killed after a Saudi warship came under attack off Yemen’s coast. The Saudi military claimed it was a “suicide boat” attack, but an unnamed Houthi rebel source said the vessel was “destroyed” by an anti-ship missile.

— RT

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Iran tests ballistic missile, violating UN resolution.

Houthi Rebels …

A video that emerged Monday allegedly showed the moment of the attack on the Saudi warship — one of the four Saudi Al Madinah-class frigates.

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