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Family members of missing passengers from the capsized Sewol passenger ship, which sank in the sea off Jindo, cast their shadows as they look at the list of fatalities at the port in Jindo April 20, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Family members of missing passengers from the capsized Sewol passenger ship, which sank in the sea off Jindo, cast their shadows as they look at the list of fatalities at the port in Jindo April 20, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Family members of missing passengers from the capsized Sewol passenger ship, which sank in the sea off Jindo, cast their shadows as they look at the list of fatalities at the port in Jindo April 20, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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South Korean rescue workers operate near floats where the capsized passenger ship Sewol sank during the search and rescue operation in the sea off Jindo April 20, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato

South Korean rescue workers operate near floats where the capsized passenger ship Sewol sank during the search and rescue operation in the sea off Jindo April 20, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato

South Korean rescue workers operate near floats where the capsized passenger ship Sewol sank during the search and rescue operation in the sea off Jindo April 20, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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A family member of a passenger missing after the South Korean ferry "Sewol" capsized cries as she demonstrates in front of police during a protest in Jindo April 20, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A family member of a passenger missing after the South Korean ferry "Sewol" capsized cries as she demonstrates in front of police during a protest in Jindo April 20, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A family member of a passenger missing after the South Korean ferry "Sewol" capsized cries as she demonstrates in front of police during a protest in Jindo April 20, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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Rescue workers carry the bodies of passengers who were on the capsized Sewol passenger ship, which sank in the sea off Jindo, between lines of police officers, at a port where family members of missing passengers have gathered, in Jindo April 20, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Rescue workers carry the bodies of passengers who were on the capsized Sewol passenger ship, which sank in the sea off Jindo, between lines of police officers, at a port where family members of missing passengers have gathered, in Jindo April 20,...more

Rescue workers carry the bodies of passengers who were on the capsized Sewol passenger ship, which sank in the sea off Jindo, between lines of police officers, at a port where family members of missing passengers have gathered, in Jindo April 20, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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Rescue workers carry the bodies of passengers who were on the capsized Sewol passenger ship, which sank in the sea off Jindo, between lines of police officers, at a port where family members of missing passengers have gathered, in Jindo April 20, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Rescue workers carry the bodies of passengers who were on the capsized Sewol passenger ship, which sank in the sea off Jindo, between lines of police officers, at a port where family members of missing passengers have gathered, in Jindo April 20,...more

Rescue workers carry the bodies of passengers who were on the capsized Sewol passenger ship, which sank in the sea off Jindo, between lines of police officers, at a port where family members of missing passengers have gathered, in Jindo April 20, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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