What to know: South Korea ferry disaster

Published: Apr 16 2014 07:34:03 AM EDT   Updated On: Jul 09 2014 11:13:58 AM EDT

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.

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