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Hijacked 2 January 2010
Released 11 June 2010
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MV Asian Glory is a UK flagged automobile transport ship.
On 2 January 2010 the Asian Glory was hijacked by pirates 1,000 km off the Horn of Africa.
The pirates used a Pakistani vessel, FV Shahzaib, to hijack Asian Glory; however, they later freed the Pakistani vessel and its 29 crew on board.
Although it is registered in the United Kingdom, no British citizens were on board the South Korean operated ship.
Vessel released June 11, 2010.