Bulker crew kidnapped off Nigeria
The Glarus was headed from Lagos to the Port of Harcourt with a bulk wheat shipment when the assailants boarded and abducted 12 of the vessel's 19 crew members. This is at least the second kidnapping incident in the Gulf of Guinea in less than a month
Assailants boarded the Massoel Shipping-owned vessel around 45 miles off Bony early on Saturday
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The four assailants opened fire but the none of the crew was reported injured as they took cover in the citadel
The pirates did no physical harm to the crew, the master said, adding the ship was released on August 23
Tanker laden with oil has 19 crew members on board, including 17 from Georgia and two Russians
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