Iraqi private vessel is captured by unknown in Iranian territorial waters. This is reported on Sunday news portal Mavasin News.
The publication refers to the audio recording obtained by the owner of the T-4 tufyer, in which the pirates require the release of $ 80 thousand for its release. According to the owner of the vessel, it has information that it stranded off the coast of Iran around seven Miles north of Busheter. Where is the tug and its crew, unknown.
Submitting a deputy from the province of Basra Kazhze Hamami has already promised to notify a mutual assistance center based on the Bahrain in emergency situations to the sea, as well as the relevant Iraq State Structures responsible for “bilateral relations with neighboring countries.”