Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

South Korea's Park Apologizes for Ferry Disaster

South Korean President Park Geun-hye has apologized for what she says is her government's "insufficient" response to the ferry tragedy that left over 300 people dead or missing. Speaking to her cabinet Tuesday, President Park also apologized for the the failure to prevent the April 16 accident. She promised increased safety standards and the formation of a government agency to respond to large-scale disasters. "I should apologize for being unable to prevent the accident...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter