A Bravo Zulu to the Republic of Korea naval commandos who boarded the Korean cargo ship Samho Jewelry in a pre-dawn raid this morning, rescuing all 21 hostages, killing 8 pirates, and capturing 5 more. The captain of the ship was wounded in the belly by a pirate bullet, but is in good condition. The rest of the crew was unharmed. Many of the pirates were killed by machine-gun fire from a Lynx helicopter. The ROKN UDT/SEALs are outstanding naval commandos.