Sat, May 18 2013
The Bulgarian sailors spent four-and-a-half months in captivity after their tanker was attacked by Somali pirates.
The Somali pirates have still not contacted the owner of the ship or the authorities.
The ship's crew - seven Bulgarians, seven Turks and a Georgian - had not been paid in six months and were abandoned by the new owners of the ship.
Panega is currently sailing towards the southern shores of Somalia and has by-passed the island of Socotra.
The Greek vessel Eleni P was boarded and hijacked by pirates in the Gulf of Aden.
The vessel was empty and on its way to Karachi to be cut to pieces for scrap.
World leaders acknowledged Putin's victory with reservations, and international observers say the election was skewed in the former president's favour.
Hollande's call for more spending and economic growth has struck a chord with French voters.
Gallup International Association poll gives president Sarkisian’s party 44 per cent, while three main challengers alleged ‘machinations’ by ruling party in what – in contrast to 2008 – reportedly was a largely peaceful election.
The Freedom House report says the media environment in the Middle East and North Africa underwent major improvements in 2011, but remained the worst-performing part of the world.
Dissatisfaction with jobs is a global phenomenon and two-thirds of workers all over the world intend to look for another job in the near future, the survey concluded.