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S Korea ferry: Amateur video from aboard listing vessel

17 April 2014 Last updated at 17:31 BST

Video of passengers waiting to be rescued from the sinking South Korean ferry has been released to the media.

The vessel - named Sewol - was travelling from Incheon port, in the north-west, to the southern resort island of Jeju.

Figures supplied by the government say 475 people were on board and 278 are still missing.

Jon Sopel reports.

Video courtesy Kim Dong-soo

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