Two members of crew arrested in Libya, the vessel returned to Ukraine – foreign Ministry

Два члена экипажа с арестованного в Ливии судна вернулись в Украину, – МИД

Two citizens of Ukraine – crew members of the seized ship in Libya returned home. About it reported in a press-service of the Department of consular service of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine on the official page in Facebook.

“Thanks to the comprehensive measures of the Ministry of foreign Affairs and the Embassy of Ukraine in the Republic of Tunisia on 28 December 2016, secured the return of two citizens of Ukraine – crew members of the vessel, which in March this year, was arrested in the city of Misurata (Libya State)”, – stated in the message.

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We will remind, in March 2016 in the territorial waters of Libya on suspicion of smuggling of petroleum products was detained by the crew of the vessel Captain Khayyam, which included also citizens of Ukraine. Then managed to free one Ukrainian, a member of the crew of a vessel.

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