South Korean Ballots Focus Attention On Handling Of Ferry Disaster

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June 05, 2014 AT 12:14 PM
South Koreans voted on Wednesday in regional and mayoral elections seen as a referendum on embattled President Park Geun-hye and her government's handling of a ferry disaster that killed more than 300 people in April. Opposition leader Ahn Cheol-soo said, "Because we must not forget the Sewol disaster, I believe this incompetent national (government) must be brought to justice through this election.