RUSSIAN CITIZENS KIDNAPPED OFF THE COAST OF BENIN BY PIRATES




Mustafa AY -TDO- 07.01.19 On Saturday, Russian Embassy to Benin announced that a commercial vessel 'MSC Mandy' carrying Panamian flag, which sailed in the Gulf of Guinea, confronted with assail organized by pirates. Russian Embassy stated that 6 Russian nationals- including in the captain of the vessel- literally vanished following the attack. Russian diplomats continued that Russian Investigative Committee commenced research works to find out what happened to the lost Russian nationals. According to initial reports, Russian Committee stands on suspicion of that Russian sailors may be kidnapped for ransom.