Many celebrities have expressed their condolences to the families of those who were killed and earnest wish for rescuing rest of the missing in the sinking of the ferry, the Sewol, through their SNS.
Actor Song Seung Heon, through his twitter, on 16, said “I also keep my eyes on it with my prayers, but it breaks my heart. I want to offer my condolences, and I hope the rest of the missing to be safe.”
Super Junior’s Ryeowook also said, “On arriving in Korea, I heard the bad news. I give my deepest condolences to the deceased and hope to rescue the rest quickly…”
Actor Lee Jong Hyuk also twitted “Too much life damage… I offer my deepest condolences to the deceased. It’s upsetting and mournful.”
Actor and singer Eugene also posted her comment and said “I pray for the quick rescue and the students to hang in there…”
Above this, Clara, DJ DOC Kim Chang Yeol, Kara Park Gyu-ri, Park Eun Ji, Roy Kim, SHINEE Key, 2MP Jun K, and etc. have offered their condolences and mournful heart.
Previously on 16 at about 9AM, the Sewol ferry heading to the Jeju Island from the Incheon had sunk. According to the Central Disaster and Safety Countermeasures headquarters, at 6:30AM on 17, among the 477 passengers, 6 people were dead, 277 people were missing, and 179 people had been rescued.
Reporter: Jawon Lee
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