The owner of the vessel Lehmann Timber and the Somali pirates reached the agreement concerning the repayment sum for hostages - crew members, among which four Ukrainians.
The head reported a press to journalists about it - services of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Vasily Kirilich, referring to information sources from an anti-recessionary staff on release of hostages which is in Hamburg and holds negotiations with pirates.
Kirilich reported that money has to be transferred pirates in territorial waters of Somalia. Preparation for repayment delivery is now carried out.
According to information of an anti-recessionary staff, a condition of the Ukrainian seamen satisfactory, however they are limited in drinking water.
Kirilich didn't call the repayment sum, referring to that this sum is a subject of the arrangement of the parties.
As it was reported, the Somali pirates since May 28 hold in Gulf of Aden the German vessel Lehmann Timber which part of crew four citizens of Ukraine are.
Earlier there was information that it is released the Ukrainian who was 1,5 months in captivity of Nigerian pirates.