By Peter Zeihan
Things in the Red Sea have ramped up yet again. The Houthis, who are an Iranian-backed Shiite group in Yemen, launched a series of missile and drone attacks on international shipping. Early today, the United States conducted a retaliatory air assault on Houthi targets.
Top image source: Henry Ridgwell (VOA) https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Houthis_protest_against_airstrikes_1.png