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Pirates Kidnapped Two Russian Citizens In The Gulf Of Guinea

Pirates Kidnapped Two Russian Citizens In The Gulf Of Guinea

Pirates in the Gulf of Guinea have kidnapped two Russian citizens in an attack on the Water Phoenix ship, the Russian Embassy in Nigeria reports.

"On September 8, two Russians were kidnapped from the Water Phoenix ship 30 km from Lagos (Nigeria) as a result of a pirate attack," the Embassy said.

It's worth noting that the Russian diplomatic mission is in contact with the law enforcement agencies of Nigeria.

The Embassy added that Russian diplomats are working with law enforcement agencies in Nigeria to determine the location and release of the hostages.

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