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Latest News Wires South Korea ferry crew guilty of 'murderous behavior,' says President Park

The ferry captain initially told passengers to stay in their rooms and waited more than half an hour to issue an evacuation order as the ferry Sewol sank this past week.

By Gillian Wong and Hyung-jin KimAssociated Press / April 21, 2014

South Korean President Park Geun-hye said Monday that the captain and some crew members of the sunken ferry committed "unforgivable, murderous behavior," while criticism of her own government's handling of the disaster grew.