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South Korea: Rescue team fights to save Sewol survivors

Korea, Republic of, Jindo Island Coastline
April 18, 2014 at 23:54 GMT +00:00 · Published

South Korea: Rescue team fights to save Sewol survivors

Rescue teams battled against time to retrieve people from the submerged Sewol ferry that capsized in South Korea, Wednesday.

General bad weather and strong currents have made the rescue mission for more than 270 people even more difficult, as divers were still trying to enter the ship.

Officials say 25 have confirmed dead as of Friday.

South Korea: Rescue team fights to save Sewol survivors01:19
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South Korea: Rescue team fights to save Sewol survivors

Rescue teams battled against time to retrieve people from the submerged Sewol ferry that capsized in South Korea, Wednesday.

General bad weather and strong currents have made the rescue mission for more than 270 people even more difficult, as divers were still trying to enter the ship.

Officials say 25 have confirmed dead as of Friday.

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