Somali pirates have received a $5.5 million ransom for a German-operated tanker, the Marida Marguerite, which was held for eight months, the Sovfracht Maritime Bulletin Internet Publication reported on Tuesday.
The pirates who hijacked the Eleni P, a ship with a citizen of Ukraine on board, in May 2010 have agreed on the amount of a ransom, Ukrainian Foreign Ministry ...
Somali pirates have attacked the Pistis, a Greek bulk cargo ship that was en route from the southern Ukrainian city of Odesa to Taiwan, in the Arabian Sea 300 miles ...
Ukraine's Foreign Ministry is working to achieve the release of Ukrainian sailors that were captured by Somali pirates on October 23.
Somali pirates released a Greek ship seized on September 25, which consists of 12 citizens of Ukraine, said Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Ruslan Demchenko.
Pirates have seized the Salma, a ship with four Ukrainians on board, off the coast of Cameroon.
U.S. Marines released the crew of a hijacked German-owned cargo ship in the Gulf of Aden on Thursday with two Russians and a Ukrainian national onboard.
Today, on September 9, it is reported that Somali pirates hijacked a German container ship Magellan Star in Gulf of Aden, which went under the flag of Antigua and Barbuda.
Somali pirates released a Turkish ship Frigia. There are two citizens of Ukraine on the board.
All 12 sailors of the crew of the German ship Polonia are released. They were abducted on a Friday night by pirates on the raid of an oil terminal in ...