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Student survivors testify in Korea ferry trial

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Student survivors of South Korea's ferry disaster testified at the murder trial of the captain and crew on Monday how they were left to fend for themselves in the sinking vessel. 

This file image taken on April 16, 2014 shows the South Korea Coast Guard rescuing some of the passengers and crew aboard a ferry that sank on its way to Jeju island from Incheon

One recalled orders for her and her classmates to stay put being relayed "over and over," until the ferry had listed so far that the door to their cabin was above their heads.

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