News in Review Korean Ferry Disaster

News in Review Korean Ferry Disaster

More than 300 people were killed when a ferry sank off the coast of South Korea in April 2014. Most of the dead were young students taking part in a school trip. Many blame poor emergency procedures for the tragedy, but others say the blame rests solely on crew members who put their safety ahead of their passengers'.

  • 2014
  • 00:14:56
  • 13-14
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September 2014
Marine accidents -- Korea (South) [LCSH] Ferryboat disasters -- Korea (South) [LCSH] Shipwrecks -- Korea (South) [LCSH] Social sciences [LCSH] History [LCSH] World history [LCSH] Political science [LCSH]
Michael Serapio (Host), Adam Walsh (Journalist), Chris Brown (Journalist), Michael Dick (Journalist)
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