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South Korean Ship Disaster: Prime Minister of South Korea Resigns, Crew Members Arrested, and Death Toll Rises

The sinking of the Sewol, the South Korean ship that was filled with hundreds of high school students, has already faded from the headlines. However, a tragedy as great as the Sewol's sinking can't be so easily forgotten, and recent news - especially the resignation of Chung Hong-won, the Prime Minister of South Korea - has thrust the ferry disaster into public view once more. Below are the latest updates regarding the South Korean ship disaster, including information about the resignation of South Korean's Prime Minister, the arrest of every crew member who was responsible for navigating the ship, and the ever-rising death toll. Read more [...]