Many Missing And Feared Dead After South Korean Ferry Sinks
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
A ferry carrying more than 450 people sank off South Korea’s southern coast today. Most of the people on board were high school students on an overnight trip to a tourist island.
Nearly 300 people are still missing, despite a frantic search by dozens of ships and helicopters. At least four people have been confirmed dead, and 55 are injured.
The BBC’s Nick Childs joins Here & Now’s Robin Young with the latest.