One Vietnamese killed in Houthi missile attack, embassy to implement protection measures

March 07, 2024

CAIRO — One Vietnamese was among three people killed amid missile attacks by Yemen's Houthi forces on the Barbados-flagged bulk carrier True Confidence in the Gulf of Aden on Wednesday, as announced by the Vietnamese Embassy in Egypt and the Republic of Djibouti. According to the embassy, the ship's crew of 20 members included 15 Filipinos, four Vietnamese, and one Indian. The Vietnamese Embassy in Egypt and Djibouti has managed to reach out to the group of Vietnamese sailors. However, they lost all their identification papers during the attack, stated the embassy. The embassy has coordinated with the Philippine Embassy in Egypt and Djibouti to provide logistical support and implement citizen protection measures.

The source of this news is from Vietnam News