Yemen's Houthi movement denies attack on US warship-official

by Reuters
Monday, 10 October 2016 08:35 GMT

SANAA, Oct 10 (Reuters) - The Houthi movement on Monday denied its forces had carried out a missile attack on a U.S. warship which the U.S. Navy said was launched from Yemeni territory under Houthi control.

"(The Houthi movement) denies targeting any ship off Yemeni waters," a Houthi official told Reuters, speaking on condition of anonymity. (Reporting By Mohammed Ghobari, Writing by Noah Browning, Editing by William Maclean and Angus MacSwan)

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