As many as 8 of the boys stuck in the Thai caves have now been rescued, witnesses say

thailand cave rescueLinh Pham/Getty

  • The second phase of the rescue operation to free the stranded Thai soccer team is underway.
  • One boy was rescued Monday, the Thai navy confirmed.
  • Reporters have since said three more have been rescued.
  • Four other members of the team were successfully extracted Sunday.
  • In all, 12 boys and their coach had been stuck in the Tham Luang cave network since June 23, when water levels partially flooded the escape routes.

Rescue divers have headed back inside a flooded cave complex in northern Thailand to rescue more members of the stranded soccer team — and appear to have made their first rescue of the day.

Sky News cited a Royal Thai Navy official as saying one boy had been rescued Monday, bringing to five the total number of boys who had been rescued.

See the rest of the story at Business Insider

NOW WATCH: The world is running out of sand — and there’s a black market for it now

See Also:

Post Author: martin

Avatar
Martin is an enthusiastic programmer, a webdeveloper and a young entrepreneur. He is intereted into computers for a long time. In the age of 10 he has programmed his first website and since then he has been working on web technologies until now. He is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of BriefNews.eu and PCHealthBoost.info Online Magazines. His colleagues appreciate him as a passionate workhorse, a fan of new technologies, an eternal optimist and a dreamer, but especially the soul of the team for whom he can do anything in the world.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.