Pirates kidnap 3 Russian sailors off Cameroon's coastChristian Fernsby ▼ | August 17, 2019
Three Russian crew members of a cargo ship have been abducted by pirates near the port of Douala in southern Cameroon, the Russian Foreign Ministry said.
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According to the Russian Embassy in Yaounde, Cameroonian authorities and representatives of the ship-owner company are taking steps to clarify the incident, the statement said.
Russian diplomats are actively working with Cameroonian authorities and the ship-owner to facilitate the quick release of the Russian citizens, it said. ■