The owner of the captivated vessel Ariana with 24 Ukrainians onboard agreed with pirates about the repayment sum.
However, it isn't known yet, the shipowner and pirates agreed on what sum of repayment.
It is known only that for vessel release pirates at first demanded 10 million dollars.
We will remind, the Ariana bulk ship which went under the flag of Malta and transported 35 thousand tons of soy from Brazil to Iran, was captured by pirates on the night of May 2, 2009.
Ariana the Tandela Shiping company registered on Malta owns. The vessel is in management at the Greek company Alloceans Shipping Cо. Ltd.
In captivity pirates have a crew as a part of 24 Ukrainians - inhabitants of the Odessa and Nikolaev areas.