8 Saved, 5 to Go in Thai Cave Rescue.
A Thai Navy SEAL has died from an infection he contracted during the daring rescue of 12 boys and their soccer coach from a flooded cave in Thailand last year. The rescue was fraught with danger, a point underscored last Friday by the death of a retired Thai Navy SEAL diver as he ran out of air in the flooded cave complex.
Thai divers with sealed supplies on Thursday as rescue operations continued for 12 boys and their coach trapped in the Tham Luang Cave in northern Thailand. In June and July 2018, a widely publicised cave rescue saved the lives of members of a junior football team who were trapped inside the Tham Luang Nang Non cave in Chiang Rai Province, Thailand.Twelve members of the team, aged eleven to sixteen, and their 25-year-old assistant coach entered the cave on 23 June after football practice. Video. Thai navy Seal divers enter the cave searching for the boys, carrying oxygen tanks and food. Media caption Rescue diver in Thai cave: "I was very scared" On Mr Gunan's death in the run up to the final rescue efforts, Mr Karadzic wrote on his Facebook wall: "Rest in peace. Cave rescue of boys soccer team in Thailand 59 photos Payap Maiming, 40, who helped provide food and necessities to rescue workers and journalists, said a "miracle" had happened. NOVA: Thai Cave Rescue 2018 TV-14 52m Documentaries An international team of rescue workers race to save 12 young soccer players and their coach trapped in a flooded cave in Thailand. The harrowing operation to rescue a group of 12 boys and their soccer coach from a flooded cave in Thailand took 18 days and dozens of divers. Thailand’s prime minister, Prayuth Chan-ocha, calls for the nation to support the rescue. 10:03pm: Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha visits the cave to inspect the rescue operation and met with Thai SEAL officials and other rescue teams involved in the mission. Thai divers with sealed supplies on Thursday as rescue operations continued for 12 boys and their coach trapped in the Tham Luang Cave in northern Thailand. Thailand Cave Rescue: 7 News reporter @ChrisReason7 has visited the Tham Luang cave where a soccer team and its coach were stuck for 17 days. Monday 25 June.
The rescue was slow, difficult and physically challenging for the rescue divers, but it worked. Thai cave rescue: From despair to delight - and new concerns about the boys Members of the Wild Boars football team during their first public appearance on July 18, 2018. Note was hauled onto dry land, checked by doctors and deemed OK. One down, 11 boys and a coach to go.