The US bombed Yemen by Obama in response to the bombardment ships Houthis.
The US attacked Yemen “in self defense”. According to the statements of the Pentagon, the purpose of the strikes was the radar station (radar), which managed to successfully destroy. This American military went “to protect their ships, their crews, and freedom of navigation”.
Earlier, Pentagon spokesman Peter cook said that the United States will respond to the repeated shelling of the USS “Mason” off the coast of Yemen “adequately”, noting the right to defend their ships.
Recall that in the last days there have been 2 attacks with rocket fire of the destroyer “Mason” from the territory of Yemen. The ship was issued at least two rockets, which fell near the destroyer and its accompanying ship “Ponce”.