Pirates threaten to shoot all seamen of the vessel "Ariana" which is one and a half months at them in captivity in the Indian Ocean. As reports "Today", the telex in which the Ukrainian crew asks about the help came to edition.
"Fuel ended, products and water on an outcome. The crew is under the continuous armed control. Every day the situation is heated. People periodically beat, connect and leave for a long time on the open deck under the scorching sun. Owners of a vessel don't contact aggressors and don't conduct with nimy any negotiations. Phone doesn't work at a vessel, for communication there was only a telex. Any information to us doesn't arrive", - it is told in a telex.
Seamen reported: "In one and a half months the company didn't report about the intentions. According to information from taken the vessel, all crew it will be shot if soon they don't receive repayment. Some crew members need medical care. There are no medicines onboard".
"We appeal to the Ukrainian government about the help. We want to live. To time at us remained a little. Rescue us", - it is spoken in the message.
We will remind, the Ariana bulk ship following from Brazil to Iran with freight in 35 thousand tons of soy, was captured on May 2 in 250 miles to Hugo - I will sink down from the Seychelles in the Indian Ocean. The company - the shipowner "Tandela a shiping" is registered on Malta. The vessel is in management at the Greek company Alloceans Shipping Cо. Ltd. In teamall crew- inhabitants of the Odessa and Nikolaev areas, which the state enterprise "Ukrkryuing" working in Odessa employed. Now the vessel is on parking controlled by pirates in Hobyo's Somali port. According to relatives of seamen, for vessel release they demand $10 million
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine confirmed information on application by the Somali pirates of measures of physical impact on vessel crew. The head a press - services Vasily Kyrylych told the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine:"It was confirmed that pirates tried to influence physically crew members for activization of negotiation process for the purpose of satisfaction of their requirements", - told Kyrylych.