Mexico: Italian ship attacked by pirates
Two Italians were injured
Tonight, in the Gulf of Mexico, an Italian ship was attacked by a pirate commando. The "Remas" unit, owned by the Ravenna company Micoperi, was attacked after being reached by two fast boats.
Among the injured two Italians (one hit by a bullet in the knee and the second hit in the head with an object), but the crisis unit of the Foreign Ministry has made it known that he is following the situation with the embassy very carefully of Italy in Mexico City.
On board there were 35 people including an officer of the Mexican merchant navy, who then coordinated contacts with the local authorities. The two wounded were taken to Ciudad del Carmen, with the ship escorted by the Mexican Army, where they were rescued by medical and para-medical personnel.
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency