Captain of the MV Albedo, Jawaid Khan relates how Somali pirates hijacked his ship in November 2010. The crew suffered terrible mistreatment for years. Six Pakistani crew, including Captain Khan, achieved release in August 2012.
As of February 2014, 11 seafarers from the Albedo remain captive, with four more missing.
In July 2013, MV Albedo sunk in rough seas.
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