According to the publication, American government and non-governmental experts fear a decrease in transport traffic through the Red Sea due to the strikes. A drop in traffic on one of the most popular routes could have a negative impact on the US economy.
Experts believe that the consequences of the conflict for the American economy will be an increase in energy prices followed by inflation. IN Democratic Party they fear this could have a negative impact on Biden’s re-election.
Previously RIAC expert Alexey Naumov statedthat it will not be possible to completely neutralize the Houthis with US and British strikes alone without a full-fledged ground operation. In his opinion, periodic attacks by the Houthis on ships in the Red Sea will continue.