Coalition says seizes Iranian boat carrying arms to Yemen
A Saudi soldier secure the international airport of Yemen's southern port city of Aden - REUTERS

DUBAI:  Saudi-led coalition forces fighting Iranian-allied Houthi groups inYemen foiled an attempt to smuggle weapons to Yemen aboard an Iranian boat, the coalition said.

The vessel, seized on Saturday, was carrying various types of shells and rockets and other equipment for Houthi forces, a coalition statement said.

The vessel was manned by 14 Iranians and carried papers indicating it was owned by an Iranian national, it added.

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