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Germany sends frigate to help secure Red Sea

Ralph Martin
February 8, 2024

The German warship "Hessen" has set sail for the Red Sea to join an international mission to secure shipping in the region. This comes after EU member states gave preliminary approval for European involvement in the mission, which is aimed at eliminating the threat posed by Houthi rebels.