South Korea raises sunken Sewol ferry - Gulf Times

A worker stands on the partially-submerged wreck of the Sewol ferry as it is lifted between two Chinese salvage vessels off the coast of the southern South Korean island of Jindo on Thursday. Text Size: A A A. AFP/Donggeochado, South Korea. South Korea ...

Will salvaging Sewol unveil truth behind sinking? - Korea Times

Expectations are growing that the salvaging of the ferry Sewol will be able to clarify the cause of its sinking, which killed over 300 passengers on April 16, 2014. If the ferry is successfully lifted, it will be taken to nearby Mokpo Port for ...

Recovery of Sewol ferry - Korea Times

The Sewol, which tragically capsized off the southwestern island of Jindo on April 16, 2014, was raised to the surface Thursday in a salvage operation supervised by the Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries. The ministry is planning to have the entire ferry ...

Hopes and fears meet for Sewol parents as ferry emerges - The Siasat Daily

Huddled in makeshift shipping container homes on a South Korean waterfront, the relatives of the missing from the Sewol ferry disaster have endured a harrowing wait to recover their dead children. Nearly three years ago Lee Keum-Hui's daughter Eun-Hwa ...

[Editorial] After three years, raise the Sewol ferry, and the entire truth - The Hankyoreh

Workers began raising the Sewol ferry on Mar. 22. The ferry, which will be returning to the surface for the first time since its sinking three years ago, will be brought to Mokpo New Harbor for an investigation of the hull, which will begin about 10 ...

Sunken S. Korean ferry Sewol lifted from sea 3 years after shipwreck - Global Times

Sunken South Korean passenger ferry Sewol was lifted two meters above the sea on Thursday after having lain in the seabed for almost three years. According to the Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries, the ill-fated vessel was brought 2.4 meters above the ...