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    South Korea Arrests Captain of Sunken Ferryi
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    Zlatica Hoke
    April 19, 2014 2:23 AM
    South Korean police have formally arrested the captain and two crew members of a ferry that sank Wednesday morning off the country's southwestern coast with more than 470 people on board, most of them high school students. Twenty-eight people have been confirmed dead so far, and close to 300 are believed to be trapped inside the ship. VOA's Zlatica Hoke reports.

    South Korea Arrests Captain of Sunken Ferry

    Zlatica Hoke

    Published April 18, 2014

    South Korean police have formally arrested the captain and two crew members of a ferry that sank Wednesday morning off the country's southwestern coast with more than 470 people on board, most of them high school students. Twenty-eight people have been confirmed dead so far, and close to 300 are believed to be trapped inside the ship. VOA's Zlatica Hoke reports.


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