Sailors freed as a result of negotiations
The captivity of pirates diplomats released seven Ukrainian sailors. About this in his Twitter said today the Minister of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Dmytro Kuleba.
“March 22, pirates seized in the Gulf of Guinea, seven Ukrainian citizens, crew members of the MSC TALIA F. the Ukrainian Consul, Embassy of Ukraine in Nigeria, the company owner worked together to release them. I’m delighted to tell you that our sailors are already free, safe and will soon be going home,” Kuleba wrote.
March 22 Prati zahopili have Gunasiri satoc 7 gromadyan Ukrainy, clev Cau MSC TALIA F. Ukrainian Consoli, @UKRinNGA, company-sunblast spline pracowali, abi h swellnet. I radium lastly podoiti: Nashi sailors vzhe Vola, have respec, and soon otpravlyatsya Dodoma!
— Dmytro Kuleba (@DmytroKuleba) May 24, 2020
Edition Seafarers Journal March 22, wrote that the ship came from lomé (Togo) to Libreville (Gabon).
On Board were 17 crew members.
The container ship MSC TALIA F sailing under the flag of Madeira.