5 Crew Members Freed from Nigerian Pirates

By Piracy

Sunship Schiffahrtskontor KG confirmed that the all of its 5 crew members that were abducted during the boarding of the City of Xiamen off the coast of Nigeria, on 26th of April 2013, were freed on 11th of May 2013.
After the release all of the kidnapped crew members that are Polish and Russian citizens, were looked after by company representatives in Nigeria and were undergoing medical check-ups. Despite rough conditions while in captivity, they are in good health conditions. They already returned to their own countries and reunited with their families.
This news comes as an big relief to all Sunship Schiffahrtskontor KG workers that share the joy of the families.
The company of Sunship Schiffahrtskontor KG wishes to extend its thanks to the organizations that have worked towards securing their freedom, including the Nigerian local authorities, the embassies of Poland and the Russian Federation in Nigeria and the German Bundespolizei.