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· May, 2014

Stories about South Korea from May, 2014

South Korea: Subway Crash, in the Wake of Ferry Disaster

  7 May 2014

In South Korean capital Seoul, two subway trains collided last week, injuring over 200 passengers, mostly minor injuries. The accident occurred in the wake of the Sewol ferry disaster, and the timing of the event and passengers’ immediate responses to the crash have further fueled discussion. Noticeably, most of subway...

South Korea: Stunning Sand Animation Video about Ferry Disaster

  6 May 2014

Various artists have joined in paying tribute to the victims of the Sewol ferry disaster which cost over 260 lives, most of them high school students. This stunning sand animation video commemorating the victims and their families uses nothing but sand on a flat surface and artist's fingers to arrange...

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