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Rev. Peter Hyo-Woo Park, president of the Council of Korean Churches in Southern California, second from left, leads a prayer vigil for victims aboard a sunken South Korean ferry boat along with other members of the Korean Federation in Los Angeles Wednesday. The Sewol, a ferry carrying 459 people, mostly high school students on an overnight trip to a tourist island, sank off of South Korea's southern coast on Wednesday, leaving hundreds missing despite a frantic, hours-long rescue by dozens of ships and helicopters. It was still unknown why the ferry sank, and the coast guard was interviewing the captain and crew.

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