Georgian president contacts captain released from Somali pirates’ captivity
Georgia, Tbilisi, Jan.9 / Trend, N. Kirtskhalia /
Georgian President, Mikheil Saakashvili, has today contacted captain Memed Zakaradze released from Somali pirates' captivity and congratulated him and the rest released Georgian sailors.
As the Presidential Administration reported, President Saakashvili said he is looking forward to their return.
In turn, Memed Zakaradze thanked the President for the efforts he made to release the sailors, saying that the sailors feel good.
Fifteen Georgian and three Turkish sailors were held captive by Somali pirates from October 2010.