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Rescue workers install floats where the capsized passenger ship "Sewol" sank during the rescue operation in the sea off Jindo April 18, 2014. REUTERS/Yonhap

Rescue workers install floats where the capsized passenger ship "Sewol" sank during the rescue operation in the sea off Jindo April 18, 2014. REUTERS/Yonhap

Rescue workers install floats where the capsized passenger ship "Sewol" sank during the rescue operation in the sea off Jindo April 18, 2014. REUTERS/Yonhap
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Rescue workers install floats where the capsized passenger ship "Sewol" sank in the sea off Jindo, April 18, 2014. REUTERS/Yonhap

Rescue workers install floats where the capsized passenger ship "Sewol" sank in the sea off Jindo, April 18, 2014. REUTERS/Yonhap

Rescue workers install floats where the capsized passenger ship "Sewol" sank in the sea off Jindo, April 18, 2014. REUTERS/Yonhap
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Search and rescue workers operate at the site of the capsized passenger ship "Sewol", in the sea off Jindo April 18, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Search and rescue workers operate at the site of the capsized passenger ship "Sewol", in the sea off Jindo April 18, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Search and rescue workers operate at the site of the capsized passenger ship "Sewol", in the sea off Jindo April 18, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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A vessel involved in salvage operations passes near the upturned South Korean ferry "Sewol" in the sea off Jindo April 17, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A vessel involved in salvage operations passes near the upturned South Korean ferry "Sewol" in the sea off Jindo April 17, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A vessel involved in salvage operations passes near the upturned South Korean ferry "Sewol" in the sea off Jindo April 17, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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The family member of a missing passenger who was on South Korean ferry "Sewol", which sank in the sea off Jindo, shouts as she complains to officials from the South Korean Coast Guard, as family members listen a briefing about the rescue operation, at a gym in Jindo April 18, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

The family member of a missing passenger who was on South Korean ferry "Sewol", which sank in the sea off Jindo, shouts as she complains to officials from the South Korean Coast Guard, as family members listen a briefing about the rescue operation,...more

The family member of a missing passenger who was on South Korean ferry "Sewol", which sank in the sea off Jindo, shouts as she complains to officials from the South Korean Coast Guard, as family members listen a briefing about the rescue operation, at a gym in Jindo April 18, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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Family members of missing passengers who were on South Korean ferry "Sewol", which sank in the sea off Jindo, cry as they wait for news from the rescue team, at a gym in Jindo April 18, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Family members of missing passengers who were on South Korean ferry "Sewol", which sank in the sea off Jindo, cry as they wait for news from the rescue team, at a gym in Jindo April 18, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Family members of missing passengers who were on South Korean ferry "Sewol", which sank in the sea off Jindo, cry as they wait for news from the rescue team, at a gym in Jindo April 18, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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South Korean medics help a collapsed family member of a missing passenger who was on South Korean ferry "Sewol" which sank in the sea off Jindo, as she cries while waiting for news from a rescue team, at a gym in Jindo April 18, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

South Korean medics help a collapsed family member of a missing passenger who was on South Korean ferry "Sewol" which sank in the sea off Jindo, as she cries while waiting for news from a rescue team, at a gym in Jindo April 18, 2014. REUTERS/Kim...more

South Korean medics help a collapsed family member of a missing passenger who was on South Korean ferry "Sewol" which sank in the sea off Jindo, as she cries while waiting for news from a rescue team, at a gym in Jindo April 18, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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A family member of missing passengers who were on the South Korean ferry "Sewol" which sank in the sea off Jindo looks forward to see at a port where family members of missing passengers gathered in Jindo April 18, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato

A family member of missing passengers who were on the South Korean ferry "Sewol" which sank in the sea off Jindo looks forward to see at a port where family members of missing passengers gathered in Jindo April 18, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato

A family member of missing passengers who were on the South Korean ferry "Sewol" which sank in the sea off Jindo looks forward to see at a port where family members of missing passengers gathered in Jindo April 18, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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A family member of a missing passenger who was on South Korean ferry Sewol which sank in the sea off Jindo cries as she waits for news from a rescue team, at a gym in Jindo April 18, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A family member of a missing passenger who was on South Korean ferry Sewol which sank in the sea off Jindo cries as she waits for news from a rescue team, at a gym in Jindo April 18, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A family member of a missing passenger who was on South Korean ferry Sewol which sank in the sea off Jindo cries as she waits for news from a rescue team, at a gym in Jindo April 18, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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A family member of a passenger onboard the capsized South Korean ferry Sewol cries while praying during a Buddhist ritual at a port where family members gathered to wait for news from the rescue team in Jindo April 18, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A family member of a passenger onboard the capsized South Korean ferry Sewol cries while praying during a Buddhist ritual at a port where family members gathered to wait for news from the rescue team in Jindo April 18, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A family member of a passenger onboard the capsized South Korean ferry Sewol cries while praying during a Buddhist ritual at a port where family members gathered to wait for news from the rescue team in Jindo April 18, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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A family member of a passenger onboard the capsized South Korean ferry Sewol closes her eyes at a port where family members gathered to wait for news from the rescue team in Jindo April 18, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A family member of a passenger onboard the capsized South Korean ferry Sewol closes her eyes at a port where family members gathered to wait for news from the rescue team in Jindo April 18, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A family member of a passenger onboard the capsized South Korean ferry Sewol closes her eyes at a port where family members gathered to wait for news from the rescue team in Jindo April 18, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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Students hold signs with messages of hope for the return of their missing friends who were on the Sewol ferry, which sank in the sea off Jindo, at Danwon High School in Ansan April 17, 2014. REUTERS/Yonhap

Students hold signs with messages of hope for the return of their missing friends who were on the Sewol ferry, which sank in the sea off Jindo, at Danwon High School in Ansan April 17, 2014. REUTERS/Yonhap

Students hold signs with messages of hope for the return of their missing friends who were on the Sewol ferry, which sank in the sea off Jindo, at Danwon High School in Ansan April 17, 2014. REUTERS/Yonhap
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Family members of missing passengers who were on a South Korean ferry which capsized on Wednesday, wait for news of their family at a gym in Jindo April 17, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Family members of missing passengers who were on a South Korean ferry which capsized on Wednesday, wait for news of their family at a gym in Jindo April 17, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Family members of missing passengers who were on a South Korean ferry which capsized on Wednesday, wait for news of their family at a gym in Jindo April 17, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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South Korean President Park Geun-hye (front) looks around the site where the Sewol ferry sank and rescue operations are taking place, from a ship in the sea off Jindo, April 17, 2014. REUTERS/Yonhap

South Korean President Park Geun-hye (front) looks around the site where the Sewol ferry sank and rescue operations are taking place, from a ship in the sea off Jindo, April 17, 2014. REUTERS/Yonhap

South Korean President Park Geun-hye (front) looks around the site where the Sewol ferry sank and rescue operations are taking place, from a ship in the sea off Jindo, April 17, 2014. REUTERS/Yonhap
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Family members of missing passengers who were on the South Korean ferry "Sewol", which sank at sea off Jindo, wait for news of their relatives from a rescue team at a gym in Jindo April 17, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Family members of missing passengers who were on the South Korean ferry "Sewol", which sank at sea off Jindo, wait for news of their relatives from a rescue team at a gym in Jindo April 17, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Family members of missing passengers who were on the South Korean ferry "Sewol", which sank at sea off Jindo, wait for news of their relatives from a rescue team at a gym in Jindo April 17, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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Rescue boats sail around the South Korean passenger ship "Sewol" which sank, during their rescue operation in the sea off Jindo, April 17, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Rescue boats sail around the South Korean passenger ship "Sewol" which sank, during their rescue operation in the sea off Jindo, April 17, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Rescue boats sail around the South Korean passenger ship "Sewol" which sank, during their rescue operation in the sea off Jindo, April 17, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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Rescue ships take part in a rescue operation around the Sewol passenger ship (bottom R), which sank in the sea off Jindo April 16, 2014 in this picture provided by the Jeollanam-do Province Office and released by Yonhap. REUTERS/Yonhap

Rescue ships take part in a rescue operation around the Sewol passenger ship (bottom R), which sank in the sea off Jindo April 16, 2014 in this picture provided by the Jeollanam-do Province Office and released by Yonhap. REUTERS/Yonhap

Rescue ships take part in a rescue operation around the Sewol passenger ship (bottom R), which sank in the sea off Jindo April 16, 2014 in this picture provided by the Jeollanam-do Province Office and released by Yonhap. REUTERS/Yonhap
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A family member of missing passengers who were on the South Korean Sewol ferry, which has sunk, cries on the deck of a ship after seeing the upturned ferry in the sea off Jindo April 17, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato

A family member of missing passengers who were on the South Korean Sewol ferry, which has sunk, cries on the deck of a ship after seeing the upturned ferry in the sea off Jindo April 17, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato

A family member of missing passengers who were on the South Korean Sewol ferry, which has sunk, cries on the deck of a ship after seeing the upturned ferry in the sea off Jindo April 17, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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Family members of missing passengers who were on the South Korean Sewol ferry, which has sunk, look at the site of the accident in the sea off Jindo April 17, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Family members of missing passengers who were on the South Korean Sewol ferry, which has sunk, look at the site of the accident in the sea off Jindo April 17, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Family members of missing passengers who were on the South Korean Sewol ferry, which has sunk, look at the site of the accident in the sea off Jindo April 17, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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