South Korean Ferry Death Toll Rises To 242

The grim reality has begun to set in for the relatives of those aboard the South Korean Sewol ferry, as officials have confirmed yet more deaths.

The search-and-rescue operation has long since turned into a grueling recovery of corpses. No one has been found alive since the day the ship sank.

The South Korean coast guard confirmed a death toll of 242, with 60 people still missing.


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