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The 12-member “Wild Boars” soccer team and their coach rescued from a flooded cave pose with a drawing picture of Samarn Kunan, a former Thai navy diver who died working to rescue them. Photograph: Chiang Rai Prachanukroh Hospital and Ministry of Public Health/Reuters

It was the moment the world had been waiting for. Fresh out of hospital, the 12 members of the Wild Boars football team and their coach were happy and(...)

Thai cave rescue: the final four Thai navy Seals after bringing the last of the Wild Boars soccer team and their coach to safety.  Photograph: Royal Thai Navy/AFP/Getty

It began as a misadventure by 12 boys and their soccer coach in a flood-prone cave in northern Thailand and soon seemed destined to end in tragedy. It(...)

British cave divers Rick Stanton and Chris Jewell with chairman of the British Cave Rescue Council Peter Dennis at a news conference at Heathrow airport on Friday. Photograph: Henry Nicholls/Reuters

British divers involved in the “unprecedented” rescue of 12 schoolboys from a flooded cave in Thailand said on Friday they were not heroes, but were j(...)

In this image taken from video, released by the Thailand Government Spokesman Bureau, three of the 12 boys rescued from the cave near Chiang Rai recover in their hospital beds in Mae Sai, northern Thailand. Photograph: Thailand Government Spokesman Bureau via AP

The first video of the Thai boys rescued from a flooded cave after 17 days was released on Wednesday, showing them smiling and waving from their hospi(...)

Thai military personnel walk inside the blocking area during rescue operations to save a soccer team at Tham Luang cave in Chiang Rai, Thailand. Photograph: Pongmanat Tasiri/EPA

It has emerged that the Tourism Authority of Thailand is making plans to promote Tham Luang cave in Chiang Rai, where a dramatic rescue of a children’(...)

Men from the department of disaster prevention and mitigation arrive to the cave entrance on July 6th in Chiang Rai. Photograph: Lauren DeCicca/Getty Images

Rescue operations reached a successful climax at the Tham Luang Cave complex in northern Thailand on Tuesday, where divers pulled the last trapped mem(...)

Construction workers return from the scene near Tham Luang Nang Non cave on July 9th, 2018 in Chiang Rai, Thailand. Photograph: Linh Pham/Getty Images.

Eight boys have been brought out from the cave in northern Thailand where their football team and coach have been trapped for more than two weeks, on (...)

Ambulances transporting the rescued children  arrive at the hospital in Chiang Rai province, Thailand. Photograph: EPA/Pongmanat Tasiri

A dangerous rescue mission is due to resume at a cave in northern Thailand on Monday morning after four boys from a group of 12 children who have been(...)

Chiang Rai province acting governor Narongsak Osatanakorn talks to journalist during a news conference near Tham Luang cave complex, in the northern province of Chiang Rai, Thailand, July 8, 2018. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

The mother of one of the boys reportedly freed in the northern Thailand cave rescue has said she is sleeping at the cave site as she waits for confirm(...)

Thai rescue team members enter thea cave where 12 boys and their soccer coach have been trapped since June 23rd. Photograph: Royal Thai Navy/AP

Four of 12 schoolboys have been rescued so far from a flooded Thai cave after divers launched a daring and dangerous mission to free the children and (...)

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