UN reports on Somali pirate hostages

The report notes that a Kenyan is the only Somali pirate hostage to have been freed so far in 2016.

Somalia: Somali Pirates Holding Five Kenyans, 39 Seafarers for Ransom, UN Chief Says

Pirate gangs in Somalia are believed to be holding five Kenyans for ransom, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said in a report issued on Monday.

The brief reference to the Kenyan captives is included in an 18-page update on Somali piracy presented to the UN Security Council.

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Source: allafrica.com

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