Reflecting public anger over the tragedy, a woman identified by local media as the mother of one of the victims was seen ripping apart floral wreaths left by the president and Seoul’s mayor at a memorial on Friday.
“What’s the point of (these flowers) when they couldn’t protect (our children)?” she was seen saying in footage broadcast by local TV stations.
“What’s the point of standing next to these (wreaths) when you let our babies die?”
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