Iranian freighter damaged by storm, sinking at Bandar Anzali, Caspian sea
Iranian freighter ORKIDEH 1 (former Russian STK 1018, river-sea type) in the evening Sep 29 was bashed against pier, by strong wind and waves, at Bandar Anzali port, Iran, Capsian sea. Vessel understood to be breached, started taking on water. Emergency rescue team managed to prevent sinking. No other information available.