Yemen’s Houthi Rebels Hijack Israeli-Linked Ship, Take Hostage 25 Crew Members

  • Houthi rebels in Yemen on Sunday reportedly seized an Israeli-linked cargo ship in the Red Sea.
  • Over two dozen crew members have hostage, raising the hijacking is a sign of rising regional tensions amid Israel’s war on Hamas.
  • The Iran-backed Houthi rebels said they hijacked the ship over its connection to Israel and that will continue such efforts until the end of Israel’s campaign against Gaza’s Hamas rulers.