Transcripts Reveal Negligence in Ferry Disaster
It took the Korea Coast Guard 12 long minutes to answer a distress call from the sinking ferry Sewol, it has emerged, and the two sides then wasted time passing the buck to each other for who should make the decision to evacuate the ferry. >> Full Text
All Able Sailors Abandoned Passengers on Sinking Ferry
A total of 24 crew were aboard the ill-fated ferry that sank off the southeast coast last week, and all 15 able sailors among them escaped with their lives. But only three of the nine crewmembers who were not sailors were rescued, with two killed and four missing. >> Full Text

Sports Stars Reach Out to Help Victims of Ferry Disaster
Sports stars are doing their part to help the survivors and bereaved families after a ferry carrying over 470 passengers capsized off the southwest coast on Wednesday, killing over 60 people with about 240 still missing as of Monday. >> Full Text

People hold a candlelight vigil for missing passengers of the ferry Sewol in Ansan, Gyeonggi Province on Sunday. /Newsis

Families of missing passengers from the ferry Sewol take part in a protest march from Jindo, South Jeolla Province to Cheong Wa Dae on Sunday.

Participants learn how to make meju or soybean malt for soy sauce at the National Folk Museum of Korea in Seoul on Sunday. /News 1

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