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South Korea recovers first bodies from inside sunken ferry

Students from Danwon high school and other people attend a candlelight vigil to wish for the safe return of missing passengers from the South Korean ferry "Sewol", which sank in the sea off Jindo, at a park in Ansan April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Park Jung-ho/News1

Students from Danwon high school and other people attend a candlelight vigil to wish for the safe return of missing passengers from the South Korean ferry "Sewol", which sank in the sea off Jindo, at a park in Ansan April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Park...more

Students from Danwon high school and other people attend a candlelight vigil to wish for the safe return of missing passengers from the South Korean ferry "Sewol", which sank in the sea off Jindo, at a park in Ansan April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Park Jung-ho/News1
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Students from Danwon high school and other people attend a candlelight vigil to wish for the safe return of missing passengers from the South Korean ferry "Sewol", which sank in the sea off Jindo, at a park in Ansan April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Park Jung-ho/News1

Students from Danwon high school and other people attend a candlelight vigil to wish for the safe return of missing passengers from the South Korean ferry "Sewol", which sank in the sea off Jindo, at a park in Ansan April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Park...more

Students from Danwon high school and other people attend a candlelight vigil to wish for the safe return of missing passengers from the South Korean ferry "Sewol", which sank in the sea off Jindo, at a park in Ansan April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Park Jung-ho/News1
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People participate in a prayer service to wish for the safe return of the missing passengers from the South Korean Sewol passenger ship, which sank in the sea off Jindo, at the Jogye temple in Seoul April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Park Dong-ju/Yonhap

People participate in a prayer service to wish for the safe return of the missing passengers from the South Korean Sewol passenger ship, which sank in the sea off Jindo, at the Jogye temple in Seoul April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Park Dong-ju/Yonhap

People participate in a prayer service to wish for the safe return of the missing passengers from the South Korean Sewol passenger ship, which sank in the sea off Jindo, at the Jogye temple in Seoul April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Park Dong-ju/Yonhap
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Family members of missing passengers from the capsized passenger ship Sewol, which sank in the sea off Jindo, confront South Korean policemen as they march during a protest demanding to meet South Korean President Park Geun-hye, in Jindo April 20, 2014. REUTERS/Yonhap

Family members of missing passengers from the capsized passenger ship Sewol, which sank in the sea off Jindo, confront South Korean policemen as they march during a protest demanding to meet South Korean President Park Geun-hye, in Jindo April 20,...more

Family members of missing passengers from the capsized passenger ship Sewol, which sank in the sea off Jindo, confront South Korean policemen as they march during a protest demanding to meet South Korean President Park Geun-hye, in Jindo April 20, 2014. REUTERS/Yonhap
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People participate in a service to pray for the safe return of missing passengers from the sunken South Korean ferry Sewol, at the Jogye temple in Seoul April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Park Dong-ju/Yonhap

People participate in a service to pray for the safe return of missing passengers from the sunken South Korean ferry Sewol, at the Jogye temple in Seoul April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Park Dong-ju/Yonhap

People participate in a service to pray for the safe return of missing passengers from the sunken South Korean ferry Sewol, at the Jogye temple in Seoul April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Park Dong-ju/Yonhap
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People participate in a service to pray for the safe return of missing passengers onboard the sunken South Korean ferry Sewol, at the Jogye temple in Seoul April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Park Dong-ju/Yonhap

People participate in a service to pray for the safe return of missing passengers onboard the sunken South Korean ferry Sewol, at the Jogye temple in Seoul April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Park Dong-ju/Yonhap

People participate in a service to pray for the safe return of missing passengers onboard the sunken South Korean ferry Sewol, at the Jogye temple in Seoul April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Park Dong-ju/Yonhap
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Family members of missing passengers onboard the South Korean ferry Sewol which capsized on Wednesday, watch an underwater video footage taken by a diver near the sunken ship, at a gym in Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Family members of missing passengers onboard the South Korean ferry Sewol which capsized on Wednesday, watch an underwater video footage taken by a diver near the sunken ship, at a gym in Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Family members of missing passengers onboard the South Korean ferry Sewol which capsized on Wednesday, watch an underwater video footage taken by a diver near the sunken ship, at a gym in Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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A family member of a missing passenger onboard the South Korean ferry Sewol is silhouetted as police officers stand guard outside a tent acting as a temporary morgue at a port, where family members of the missing passengers are gathered, in Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato

A family member of a missing passenger onboard the South Korean ferry Sewol is silhouetted as police officers stand guard outside a tent acting as a temporary morgue at a port, where family members of the missing passengers are gathered, in Jindo...more

A family member of a missing passenger onboard the South Korean ferry Sewol is silhouetted as police officers stand guard outside a tent acting as a temporary morgue at a port, where family members of the missing passengers are gathered, in Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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A girl writes a message wishing safe return of missing passengers of the South Korean ferry "Sewol", which sank in the sea off Jindo, at a port where family members of missing passengers gathered in Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato

A girl writes a message wishing safe return of missing passengers of the South Korean ferry "Sewol", which sank in the sea off Jindo, at a port where family members of missing passengers gathered in Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato

A girl writes a message wishing safe return of missing passengers of the South Korean ferry "Sewol", which sank in the sea off Jindo, at a port where family members of missing passengers gathered in Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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Girls look at a message banner wishing safe return of missing passengers of the South Korean ferry "Sewol", which sank in the sea off Jindo, at a port where family members of missing passengers gathered in Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Girls look at a message banner wishing safe return of missing passengers of the South Korean ferry "Sewol", which sank in the sea off Jindo, at a port where family members of missing passengers gathered in Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Girls look at a message banner wishing safe return of missing passengers of the South Korean ferry "Sewol", which sank in the sea off Jindo, at a port where family members of missing passengers gathered in Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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A Buddhist monk prays for missing passengers onboard the South Korean ferry Sewol which capsized on Wednesday, at a port in Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A Buddhist monk prays for missing passengers onboard the South Korean ferry Sewol which capsized on Wednesday, at a port in Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A Buddhist monk prays for missing passengers onboard the South Korean ferry Sewol which capsized on Wednesday, at a port in Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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Family members of a missing passenger onboard the South Korean ferry Sewol which capsized on Wednesday, look at the sea as they wait for news from a rescue team, at a port in Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Family members of a missing passenger onboard the South Korean ferry Sewol which capsized on Wednesday, look at the sea as they wait for news from a rescue team, at a port in Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Family members of a missing passenger onboard the South Korean ferry Sewol which capsized on Wednesday, look at the sea as they wait for news from a rescue team, at a port in Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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Journalists ask Lee Joon-seok (C), captain of South Korean ferry "Sewol" which sank at sea off Jindo, questions as Lee walked out of court after an investigation in Mokpo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Yonhap

Journalists ask Lee Joon-seok (C), captain of South Korean ferry "Sewol" which sank at sea off Jindo, questions as Lee walked out of court after an investigation in Mokpo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Yonhap

Journalists ask Lee Joon-seok (C), captain of South Korean ferry "Sewol" which sank at sea off Jindo, questions as Lee walked out of court after an investigation in Mokpo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Yonhap
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A member from the South Korean Navy's SSU (Ship Salvage Unit) dives into the sea near the sunken passenger ship Sewol during a rescue operation in the sea off Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato

A member from the South Korean Navy's SSU (Ship Salvage Unit) dives into the sea near the sunken passenger ship Sewol during a rescue operation in the sea off Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato

A member from the South Korean Navy's SSU (Ship Salvage Unit) dives into the sea near the sunken passenger ship Sewol during a rescue operation in the sea off Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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Members from the South Korean Navy's UDT (bottom) operate near where the capsized passenger ship "Sewol" sank, during the rescue operation in the sea off Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Members from the South Korean Navy's UDT (bottom) operate near where the capsized passenger ship "Sewol" sank, during the rescue operation in the sea off Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Members from the South Korean Navy's UDT (bottom) operate near where the capsized passenger ship "Sewol" sank, during the rescue operation in the sea off Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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Rescue workers operate near floats where the capsized passenger ship "Sewol" sank, during the rescue operation in the sea off Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Rescue workers operate near floats where the capsized passenger ship "Sewol" sank, during the rescue operation in the sea off Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Rescue workers operate near floats where the capsized passenger ship "Sewol" sank, during the rescue operation in the sea off Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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Members from the South Korean Navy's UDT (bottom) operate near where the capsized passenger ship "Sewol" sank, during the rescue operation in the sea off Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Members from the South Korean Navy's UDT (bottom) operate near where the capsized passenger ship "Sewol" sank, during the rescue operation in the sea off Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Members from the South Korean Navy's UDT (bottom) operate near where the capsized passenger ship "Sewol" sank, during the rescue operation in the sea off Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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Rescue workers operate near floats where the capsized passenger ship Sewol sank in the sea off Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Rescue workers operate near floats where the capsized passenger ship Sewol sank in the sea off Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Rescue workers operate near floats where the capsized passenger ship Sewol sank in the sea off Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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Members from the South Korean Navy's UDT operate near floats where the capsized passenger ship "Sewol" sank, during the rescue operation in the sea off Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Members from the South Korean Navy's UDT operate near floats where the capsized passenger ship "Sewol" sank, during the rescue operation in the sea off Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Members from the South Korean Navy's UDT operate near floats where the capsized passenger ship "Sewol" sank, during the rescue operation in the sea off Jindo April 19, 2014. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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