Russian reefer attacked, 4 crew kidnapped, Nigeria
Reefer Solarte was attacked by pirates in position 03 55N 005 26E, some 100 nm west of Port Harcourt, Nigeria, at around 2030 UTC Oct 19. Vessel was under way en route to Port Harcourt from Cotonou Benin. Reportedly pirates hijacked 4 crew, including 2 Lithuanians and 2 Ukrainians. Vessel didn’t reach Port Harcourt yet. No other information available.