350 people sinking at coast in South Korea

Date: 02:39, 16-04-2014.

Almaty. April 16. KazTAG - A vessel with 250 people aboard is thinking at the shores in South Korea, reports the Russian service BBC.

"The coast guards received a distress signal from a passenger vessel at the south-western coast of the state, there are about 350 people aboard," reads the message.

Rescue ships have left for the scene. About 100 people have been rescued. The majority of the passengers are schoolchildren.

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