2017-001A-Waterborne Improvised Explosive Device-Southern Red Sea

A maritime attack against a Saudi frigate resulting in an explosion has been reported in the Southern Red Sea in the vicinity of Hudaydah Port, Yemen on January 30, 2017. Exercise caution when transiting this area. Further updates will be provided when available. This alert will automatically expire on February 7, 2017. Any questions regarding this alert should be directed to MARADSecurity@dot.gov.