On 10 December 2015 forces of the Sunni coalition captured Greater Hanish island from the Iranian-backed Houthis.
The island is located in the strategic strait between Indian Ocean and Mediterranean Sea, and was used as a storage site for foreign military supplies to the Houthis.
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