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South Korea's Sewol ferry emerges amid hopes last passengers will be found - The Guardian

Relatives of nine passengers still missing watched as 6,800-ton ferry was brought to surface, ready to taken to port and be searched. Associated Press. Fri 24 Mar 2017 00.49 EDT Last modified on Sat 13 May 2017 13.32 EDT. Share on Facebook · Share on ...and more »

Sewol disaster ferry raised in South Korea after three years - BBC News

A ferry has been raised from the sea bed, three years after it sank in one of South Korea's deadliest disasters. The Sewol sank off the south-western island of Jindo on 16 April 2014 killing 304 people, almost all school children on a trip. It has been ...and more »

VIDEO: Salvors raise Sewol ferry - Marine Log

MARCH 23, 2017 — Salvors have succeeded in raising the sunken South Korean ferry Seawol above the water surface. The ferry sank almost three years ago, killing more than 300 people, mostly high school students, and leaving nine still missing. The ...and more »

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

SEOUL, March 23 (Xinhua) -- 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 ...and more »

(News Focus) Emerging ferry sounds clarion call for truth, reconciliation - Yonhap News

SEOUL, March 23 (Yonhap) -- The long-awaited scene of the ferry Sewol slowly emerging from the dark sea sounded a clarion call Thursday for verifying the truth behind the deadly sinking and bringing together a nation deeply divided over its worst ...and more »

South Korean ferry in which hundreds died raised after three years - The Guardian

Parents of children lost on the Sewol and not yet recovered are maintaining a vigil at the site of the salvage operation. AFP in Seoul. Wed 22 Mar 2017 18.31 EDT Last modified on Sat 13 May 2017 13.32 EDT. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share ...and more »

'Sewol ribbon' cloud highlights salvage operation - The Korea Herald

Even the heavens appeared to celebrate the long-awaited resurfacing of the sunken ferry Sewol. As authorities on Wednesday kicked off the salvage operation of Sewol, the internet buzzed with a photo of a cloud seen in Wonju, Gangwon Province. The cloud ...and more »

South Korea starts lifting Sewol ferry, almost three years after disaster - Washington Post

TOKYO — The Sewol ferry, which sank off the coast of South Korea almost three years ago, claiming 304 lives, emerged from the water Thursday as a huge salvage operation got underway. The sight of the ferry's hull reopened deep wounds in South Korea, ...and more »

South Korea Raises Ferry That Sank in 2014 Disaster - New York Times

SEOUL, South Korea — A South Korean ferry that sank nearly three years ago, killing more than 300 people — most of them teenagers on a school trip — was raised to the surface on Thursday. It was an emotional moment for families who are still looking ...and more »

Sewol rises: South Korean ferry that sank three years ago lifted from sea bottom in delicate salvage operation - South China Morning Post

A 6,800-tonne South Korean ferry emerged from the water on Thursday, nearly three years after it capsized and sank into violent seas off the country's southwestern coast, an emotional moment for the country that continues to search for closure to one ...and more »