Тanker Gascogne released by pirates

By Piracy

The owner of the tanker announced that all 17 crew members are safe.
According to a report the product tanker named Gascogne has been freed and now the vessel is moving.
It is known that the Gascogne was hijacked off the Ivory Coast.
Apparently the pirates took part of the cargo. The important thing is that the people that were on board are safe, but there is an information that 2 of them were injured during the attack.
Sea tankers (the owner of the ship) is pleased to announce that naval forces, state authorities and many people helped the company in this incident.