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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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