Memorial event held on Danube River for crew of sunken boat

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Memorial event held on Danube River for crew of sunken boat

The urn containing the ashes of the sailor of the sunken boat is placed from a ship into River Danube by a ship's captain during the funeral ceremony of the two Hungarian victims of the boat accident last May in Budapest, Hungary, Friday, July 12, 2019. They were the two crew members of a tourist boat carrying 33 South Korean tourists that was crashed by a large river cruise ship and sank in River Danube at a pier of Margaret Bridge in Budapest on May 29, killing 28 people. The remains of the captain of the boat will be buried on the land later. Seven Korean tourists survived the accident. (Szilard Koszticsak/MTI via AP)
Backdropped by the Royal Castle on the top of Castle Hill a flotilla sails on River Danube during the funeral ceremony of the two Hungarian victims of the boat accident last May in Budapest, Hungary, Friday, July 12, 2019. They were the two crew members of a tourist boat carrying 33 South Korean tourists that was crashed by a large river cruise ship and sank in River Danube at a pier of Margaret Bridge in Budapest on May 29, killing 28 people. Seven Korean tourists survived the accident. (Zoltan Mathe/MTI via AP)
The urn containing the ashes of the sailor of the sunken boat is held by a ship's captain before he lowers it from a ship into River Danube during the funeral ceremony of the two Hungarian victims of the boat accident last May in Budapest, Hungary, Friday, July 12, 2019. They were the two crew members of a tourist boat carrying 33 South Korean tourists that was crashed by a large river cruise ship and sank in River Danube at a pier of Margaret Bridge in Budapest on May 29, killing 28 people. The remains of the captain of the boat will be buried on the land later. Seven Korean tourists survived the accident. (Szilard Koszticsak/MTI via AP)
A mourner holds orchids on Margaret Bridge across River Danube during the funeral ceremony of the two Hungarian victims of the boat accident las May in Budapest, Hungary, Friday, July 12, 2019. They were the two crew members of a tourist boat carrying 33 South Korean tourists that was crashed by a large river cruise ship and sank in River Danube at a pier of Margaret Bridge on May 29, killing 28 people. Seven Korean tourists survived the accident. (Marton Monus/MTI via AP)
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