The Somali pirates declared that plan to release the Ukrainian Faina bulk carrier with 33 tanks onboard in the next few days for repayment in $3 million
About it writes Gazeta.Ra with reference to Reuters.
"Negotiations between us and owners of a vessel are in the final stage. We have to agree about repayment in $3 million, then we will release a vessel, allegedly, in four days", - one of pirates told Aden to Guelleh from Harare.
It is known that "Faina" with 20 crew members and the weapon was onboard captured in September, 2008.