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"The Life and Tragic End of the Iranian Frigate ‘Damavand’" Topic

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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP In the TMP Dawghouse31 Jan 2018 11:37 a.m. PST

"The frigate Damavand was the Iranian navy's most important warship on the Caspian Sea — a symbol of a modest but growing armed presence on the world's largest enclosed body of water, and a force for Iranian flag-waving in a region full of oil and natural gas reverses. But on Jan. 10 as she approached her home port of Bandar Anzali, waves and high winds forced her into a rocky jetty protecting the harbor…."


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Tgunner31 Jan 2018 5:24 p.m. PST

A sad fate for a proud ship. Worst still for the families of the two crewmen lost. The US and Iran may be foes, but everyone bows to the might of the sea.

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