July 8, 2018

Two boys rescued from Thailand cave as divers work to retrieve others

ABC News(CHIANG RAI, Thailand) -- Four of the 12 boys trapped with their soccer coach in a cave in Thailand for 16 days were successfully extracted by divers in an hourslong subterranean rescue mission that has gripped the attention of the world, according to the Thai Navy SEALs. The international effort to save the group has paired elite divers in "buddy teams" with the remaining eight boys and their coach. Chiang Rai provincial Gov. Narongsak Osatanakorn said the second part of the mission to ..
July 8, 2018

Four boys rescued from Thailand cave as divers work to retrieve others

ABC News(CHIANG RAI, Thailand) -- Four of the 12 boys trapped with their soccer coach in a cave in Thailand for 16 days were successfully extracted by divers in an hourslong subterranean rescue mission that has gripped the attention of the world, according to the Thai Navy SEALs. The international effort to save the group has paired elite divers in "buddy teams" with the remaining eight boys and their coach. Chiang Rai provincial Gov. Narongsak Osatanakorn said the second part of the mission to ..
July 8, 2018

Four boys rescued from Thailand cave as second leg of rescue mission to begin in hours

ABC News(CHIANG RAI, Thailand) -- Confidence soared that all 12 boys and their soccer coach will be successfully rescued from a flooded jungle cave in Thailand by the end of Monday after divers safely emerged from the cavern with four of the boys on Sunday. The ordeal of the soccer team has gripped the attention of the world as divers and emergency personnel from around the world have converged on the Chiang Rai province of northern Thailand with the single goal of safely extracting all of them ..
July 8, 2018

Thai cave rescuers at ‘war’ against water in race to evacuate boys’ soccer team

Lauren DeCicca/Getty Images(CHIANG RAI, Thailand) -- Decreasing water levels and relatively dry weather over the past few days have created more favorable conditions for evacuating the boys' soccer team trapped inside a partly-flooded cave in northern Thailand, according to the local official in charge of the operation. But as that could all change if rain returns, rescuers are "racing against the clock," the official, Narongsak Osatanakorn, told reporters at a news conference Saturday. "W..