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Achilleaze

(15,543 posts)
Wed Apr 13, 2022, 05:31 PM Apr 2022

Moskva means Moscow. The Russian freaking FLAGSHIP in flames

apparently is named for Moscow, the capital. Omen? Would be good.

Reports still to be confirmed. But so far lots of reports saying the freaking FLAGSHIP of the Republican Party, ooops, my bad, I mean the Russian Butchery Machine, is in flames.

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Moskva means Moscow. The Russian freaking FLAGSHIP in flames (Original Post) Achilleaze Apr 2022 OP
Just confirmed on MSNBC by prior member Quakerfriend Apr 2022 #1
;-{)🖖‍ Goonch Apr 2022 #2
Destroyed: 2022 ironflange Apr 2022 #3
I wonder who got to tell Vlad? Maybe they drew straws. halfulglas Apr 2022 #4
The omega male in the pack. sarge43 Apr 2022 #13
You know he went Kylo-Ren on the poor bastard DenaliDemocrat Apr 2022 #18
A Slava class cruiser. Been around for awhile. Kaleva Apr 2022 #5
Commissioned 1983. Completely refitted 2000. Mysterian Apr 2022 #8
The ship I was on at that time was commissioned 20 years prior Kaleva Apr 2022 #10
If it is the flagship, the RU naval fleet commander may have been killed? Irish_Dem Apr 2022 #6
It's mourning in Moskva Achilleaze Apr 2022 #7
One can hope Mysterian Apr 2022 #9
Both literally ... mbusby Apr 2022 #11
Makes you think just how vulnerable are these types of ships to modern Pepsidog Apr 2022 #12
Not really, they were operating near coast. denbot Apr 2022 #22
Good to know. Pepsidog Apr 2022 #29
As my high school students would say, 3Hotdogs Apr 2022 #14
YES! Joinfortmill Apr 2022 #15
I'm guessin this one will pan out Warpy Apr 2022 #16
I saw a later article by that same guy dated for today BumRushDaShow Apr 2022 #19
Russian warship. Go f**k yourself nycbos Apr 2022 #17
This message was self-deleted by its author wnylib Apr 2022 #20
Anybody have a real link for this? dhol82 Apr 2022 #21
News Article Blueplanet Apr 2022 #23
"As result of the fire that hit the Moskva missile cruiser, the ammunition has detonated" Best_man23 Apr 2022 #24
You think THAT's bad? Neutered Goldstone Apr 2022 #25
From current reports...it is going down...it can't survive such damage.... ashredux Apr 2022 #26
This is the flagship of blue-wave Apr 2022 #27
Burn baby burn! And Go Fuck Yourself on the way down to the bottom of the Black Sea. Evolve Dammit Apr 2022 #28

Achilleaze

(15,543 posts)
7. It's mourning in Moskva
Wed Apr 13, 2022, 06:08 PM
Apr 2022

May the mourning lead Moscow and Russia to some serious self-evaluation about this pointless, mindless, evil slaughter of Ukraine's people.


denbot

(9,897 posts)
22. Not really, they were operating near coast.
Wed Apr 13, 2022, 07:34 PM
Apr 2022

Unless we’re doing naval gunfire support, we did our thing on the deep blue sea.

BumRushDaShow

(128,302 posts)
19. I saw a later article by that same guy dated for today
Wed Apr 13, 2022, 07:14 PM
Apr 2022

who cautioned about the reports and consider it with a grain of salt (and he included what it would take to carry that type of assault out). However he didn't rule it out and gave as justification the fact that 1 out of 2 earlier reports of ships being taken out, actually being confirmed - https://www.forbes.com/sites/davidaxe/2022/04/13/the-ukrainians-claim-they-damaged-a-russian-cruiser-be-skeptical/?sh=37f0d73f3971

Response to Achilleaze (Original post)

Blueplanet

(253 posts)
23. News Article
Wed Apr 13, 2022, 07:37 PM
Apr 2022
https://www.urdupoint.com/en/world/russias-moskva-missile-cruiser-seriously-dam-1496883.html

Russia's Moskva Missile Cruiser Seriously Damaged By Fire, Blast Of Ammunition - Ministry

"MOSCOW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 14th April, 2022) Russia's Moskva missile cruiser, the flagship of the Russian Black Sea Fleet, has been hit be heavy fire and the following detonation of ammunition, the Russian Defense Ministry said on Thursday.

"As result of the fire that hit the Moskva missile cruiser, the ammunition has detonated. The ship has been seriously damaged," the ministry said in a statement.

The statement added that all the crew members had been safely evacuated, causes of the fire are being investigated."

Best_man23

(4,896 posts)
24. "As result of the fire that hit the Moskva missile cruiser, the ammunition has detonated"
Wed Apr 13, 2022, 07:44 PM
Apr 2022

If history of other ships that had their ammunition stores detonate due to a warhead impact is an indication, this Russian ship is not going to be around long, if its not already sitting on the bottom.

blue-wave

(4,341 posts)
27. This is the flagship of
Wed Apr 13, 2022, 08:10 PM
Apr 2022

The Russian Black Sea fleet. Burn baby burn!!! Go fuck yourself Russian warship!!

I think I’ll have a drink tonight and toast to this Ukrainian success and many more Russian ships swimming with fishes!!!!

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