Ship sunk by Houthis 'threatens' Red Sea environment

Updated March 3 2024 - 5:20am, first published 5:15am
The Rubymar sinking after being damaged in a missile attack by the Houthis in the Red Sea off Yemen. (EPA PHOTO)
The Rubymar sinking after being damaged in a missile attack by the Houthis in the Red Sea off Yemen. (EPA PHOTO)

The Rubymar, attacked by Houthi militants last month, has sunk in the Red Sea, Yemen's internationally recognised government has said, warning of a "environmental catastrophe" from the ship's cargo of fertilizer.

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