Off the coast of Benin seized the ship, on Board of which may be citizens of Ukraine. This was at the briefing said the official representative of the foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova, reports “RIA Novosti”.
“According to reports, November 29, presumably, was captured a Greek ship under the Panamanian flag with 18 Russians and two citizens of Ukraine on Board. It was previously at anchor in the territorial waters of Benin”, — said Zakharov.
She noted that the official Benin has not confirmed the fact of an armed seizure of the vessel by pirates, or sea robbers.
Official comments from the Ukrainian foreign Ministry also yet.