What really is happening in the Persian Gulf? What is this reflagging of certain foreign ships all about? Why is the U. S. Navy committing an extraordinary number of its ships to carry out this political decision? How successful has the operation been? These questions, and many more, have plagued the American taxpayer during the past year as the administration has responded to indiscriminate attacks by Iran on commercial tankers in the Gulf.
The Convoy Mission
By Admiral Wesley L. McDonald, U. S. Navy (Retired)