2 Ukrainians and 2 Lithuanians captured by pirates off the coast of Nigeria, the attackers fled with the hostages in an unknown direction, he told the 1st Secretary of the Department of consular service the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Yevhen Ignatovskaya.
"as a result, pirate attacks were captured by two Residents of Ukraine and two – of Lithuania, members of the ship's crew" Solarte ". The pirates then fled in an unknown direction, "– RIA "news" message Ignatovskaya made on air "the 5th channel" Ukraine. According to him, the Ukrainian residence of the Ambassador and the foreign Ministry interact with the Ukrainian Embassy in Nigeria, Embassy of Ukraine in Lithuania, the Nigerian law enforcement agencies and the company-shipowner. Measures are being taken to establish the whereabouts of the trapped Residents of Ukraine.