Tehran (IP) - Iran's intelligence ministry says three Iranian nationals captured by pirates in Somalia have been released.

Iran Press/Iran News: According to the ministry of intelligence's public relations and information center on Thursday, three Iranian citizens who had been held captive by Somali pirates since 2015 were released by Iranian intelligence forces in cooperation with the foreign ministry and the Quds Force of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps.

Additional news will be announced later.

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