AP PHOTOS: Relatives Weep, Toss Flowers for Ferry Dead

April 15, 2015 10:47 AM

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A solemn crowd of relatives of some of the 304 people, mostly schoolchildren, who died in a ferry sinking gathered at a small South Korean port Wednesday on the eve of the anniversary of one of the country's deadliest disasters.

Under hazy skies, the group in yellow windbreakers left Paengmok on ships to visit the site of the sinking off the southwestern coast. Many wept, often inconsolably, as they tossed white flowers into the water in honor of their loved ones. Some had shaved their heads as symbols of their grief and ra...

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