Houthis Down U.S. MQ-9 As Red Sea Tensions Continue

A U.S. MQ-9 operating in the Middle East in October 2022.

Credit: U.S. Air Force
Houthi forces downed a U.S. MQ-9 Reaper on Feb. 19 as American operations targeting the rebel group in Yemen have continued at a high pace. Houthis used a surface-to-air (SAM) missile to shoot down the Reaper over the Red Sea, with images circulating on social media showing wreckage of the General...

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