Look back: South Korea ferry disaster

POSTED: 04:34 AM PDT Apr 16, 2014    UPDATED: 05:16 AM PST Nov 11, 2014 

The captain of the capsized South Korean ferry who leapt to safety while hundreds of students died was sentenced to 36 years in prison today. Take a look back at images from the disaster.

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There were 325 students from Danwon High School on the ferry. They left from the port city of Incheon, just west of Seoul, for a four-day trip to Jeju. The resort island is considered the Hawaii of Korea.

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