All posts tagged "hong ga-hye"

  • In a live interview aired on April 18, Hong posed as a civilian diver and told the MBN channel that the Coast Guard was preventing her peers from trying to rescue those missing.

She also said one of the divers was able to communicate with the survivors through the ferry's hull. (Korea Times file)
    Korean court acquits woman of lying about ferry rescue

    MOKPO, South Korea (Yonhap) – A district court on Friday acquitted a 26-year-old woman accused of defaming the Korean Coast Guard by saying it was blocking civilian rescue operations in the immediate aftermath of April’s ferry disaster. The...

    • Posted January 9, 2015
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