Who are the Houthis?

2 min

Available until 23/01/2025

Since late 2023, the Houthis have been attacking ships on the busy shipping route of the Red Sea. But who are the Houthis? And why are they making these attacks?

Journalist

Romain Michelot, Lucia Bramert

Country

  • France

  • Germany

Year

2024

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