Russian hostage freed
Bourbon Liberty 251 crewman reported released.
Russian Sailor, Kidnapped Off Nigeria, Reported Freed
A RESIDENT of Murmansk, Russia, who was captured during an attack on a ship by pirates in Nigeria on February 23 is reported to have been released. This was stated in the message of the Russian Embassy in Nigeria – also dubbed the Russian Foreign Ministry – posted on Friday, March 25, via Twitter.
“We express our appreciation to all who participated in the rescue of Russian sailors,” said in another message.
Earlier, diplomats have repeatedly denied appearing in the media posts about the murder of the Russian sailor.
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