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Poignant video shows students on sinking South Korean ferry
Poignant video shows students on sinking South Korean ferry

As a ferry started to tilt dangerously off the South Korean coast, a group of teenage passengers made jokes and talked of posting about the experience on Facebook. One started to hum the theme song from the movie "Titanic." But as the listing got worse, the students grew fearful. “Am I really going to die?” one asked. The ferry Sewol was carrying 476 people when it capsized and sank April 16. They included 325 students from a high school in Ansan, near Seoul. By late Thursday, 213 people had been confirmed killed in the disaster and 81 were missing, according to the Yonhap news agency. Some of the students’ final moments were captured in poignant video...

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