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What to know: South Korea ferry disaster

POSTED: 06:34 AM CDT Apr 16, 2014    UPDATED: 10:13 AM CDT Jul 09, 2014 

The operators of the sunken Sewol ferry prioritized profit over safety, and the vessel was licensed based on falsified documents, South Korean investigators said in an interim report. Take a look at images from the disaster that killed hundreds of people and shocked the nation.

South Korean ferry path
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A South Korean ferry sank en route from Incheon to the resort island of Jeju, off the nation's southwestern coast, on April 16, 2014.

4 areas are now under advisories, watches or severe weather warnings.
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