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Memorial events held around Gwangju-Jeonnam in commemoration for Sewol Ferry disaster

광주·전남서 세월호 5주기 추모행사

Memorial events held around Gwangju-Jeonnam in commemoration for Sewol Ferry disaster

 

In the face of the 5th memorial for the Sewol Ferry disaster, various commemorative events are being held around Gwangju and Jeollanamdo.

 

On Saturday, the 13th, a concert was held at the Mokpo New Port, where the ferry is currently placed. In participation with local students, the concert was organized under the theme of 'Remember, Act.'

 

At the Mokpo Peace Plaza, artist Jeong Tae Gwan and citizens gathered and wrote the names of the 304 victims on fabric 304m-long.

 

A memorial altar has been set up at the May 18 Democracy Plaza, downtown Gwangju while local youth held a candlelight vigil and photo exhibit as well.

 

On Monday, the 15th, a commemoration and a debate session will be held at Jindo's Paengmok Port.

 

On the 16th, the day of the memorial, two sets of commemorative events are to take place at Gwangju's May 18 Democracy Plaza and Jindo's Paengmok Port.

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