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Grief, anger at memorial for Korea ferry student victims

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Thousands of mourners paid tearful respects Wednesday at a temporary memorial to the hundreds of student victims of South Korea's ferry disaster, as the grim search for bodies entered a second week. 

A woman bows as she visits a newly opened memorial altar for the victims of the sunken South Korean ferry "Sewol" at the Ansan Olympic memorial hall on April 23, 2014

The confirmed death toll stood at 150, but 152 were still unaccounted for, their bodies believed trapped in the inverted, submerged ship that sank a week ago in circumstances that have yet to be fully explained.

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