Wednesday, October 22, 2014   

SKorean ferry captain, 3 crew indicted on manslaughter charges
(05-15 11:21)

The captain and three other crew members of the ferry that sank off South Korea last month were indicted Thursday on charges of manslaughter through gross negligence, Yonhap news agency reported.
They are accused of leaving the ship as it was sinking while telling passengers, mostly high school students on a school excursion, to stay where they were. --AFP   
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