BANGKOK – UPDATE 16:05 PM * The first four boys were rescued from the partially flooded cave in the far north of Thailand. Rescue workers go Monday continues with their rescue mission, because they are about 10 hours long to prepare for the trip through the cave system. Also, the oxygen of the divers has been used. The four are in good health.
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The past month in the dark and without communication or food embedded team consists of twelve young players and their trainer. After the rescue of the half of the players there are definitely four by helicopter and transferred to a hospital in Chiang Rai, 675 km north of the capital Bangkok.
The highly complicated rescue operation until Monday morning, shut down, according to Thai media. The youth soccer players in the age from eleven to sixteen years, were enclosed by water as a result of heavy rainfall, parts of the dungeon in the cave blocked. Only last week they traced.
’Tours can be five to six hours’
Sunday divers the cave sent the twelve football players and their coach to the rescue. By the search and rescue team is with the boys trained. Depending on the weather the entire rescue operation for three to four days. Friday is a 38-year-old Thai diver for life came while working in the cave system in preparation for the rescue operation. The trip to the embedded guys is even for experienced divers, very difficult and exhausting. The trek can take between 5 and 6 hours.
According to the leadership of the rescue operation a total of ninety divers in this operation, including fifty foreigners. The surgery on Sunday to have went smoothly. The planners of the rescue are under pressure by the arrival of more rain and the risk that oxygen becomes scarce in the isolated hollows of the caves. The boys disappeared with their coach on 23 June during a visit to the caves of Tham Luang. They were fixed at about 4 km from the entrance.
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The group of youth soccer players in the age from eleven to sixteen years it became two weeks ago, embedded in the cave by water as a result of heavy rainfall, parts of the dungeon in the cave blocked. Only last week they traced.
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The players have Saturday letters sent to their parents and neighbors. The coach of the football team has a letter apologized to the parents, reports the BBC. It is the first time that they contact could lay with their parents. The letters state that not to worry. “We are all strong.” Also ask the young people to food, including fried chicken and one asks his teacher to them not to much homework to give.
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