Pirates release 12 hostages taken from Swiss shippera s crew – The Wichita Eagle

A Swiss shipping company says 12 crew members of a bulk carrier who were abducted by pirates more than five weeks ago near Nigeria have been released, as Polish authorities look into another possible hostage-taking off the West African country’s coast. Massoel Shipping says the seven Filipinos, a Slovenian, a Ukrainian, a Romanian, a Croatian and a Bosnian were freed late Saturday in Port Harcourt, Nigeria, and were in Switzerland on Monday before returning home.

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Publish date : 2018-10-29 15:10:36

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