South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol (centre) is briefed at the scene where dozens of people died and were injured in Seoul following a Halloween celebration. Photo: AP
South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol (centre) is briefed at the scene where dozens of people died and were injured in Seoul following a Halloween celebration. Photo: AP
South Korea

South Korea in mourning after Halloween crush kills at least 153, including 4 Chinese nationals

  • President Yoon Suk-yeol promises ‘thorough investigation’ into cause of incident, ‘fundamental improvements’ to prevent recurrence
  • Yongsan district fire chief confirms 22 foreigners killed, including people from China, Iran, Uzbekistan and Norway

South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol (centre) is briefed at the scene where dozens of people died and were injured in Seoul following a Halloween celebration. Photo: AP
South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol (centre) is briefed at the scene where dozens of people died and were injured in Seoul following a Halloween celebration. Photo: AP
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