All 12 boys and their soccer coach have been rescued out of a Thailand cave after being trapped for 17 days. Thai Navy SEALS rescued the team in Mae Sai between Sunday and Tuesday. The rescue mission lasted anywhere from nine to 11 hours a day.
A total of 19 Thai Navy SEALs were a part of the rescue mission, with two divers escorting each person out of the flooded cave. The boys were rushed to the hospital immediately and two are said to have lung infections.
LIVE NOW: After 18 days trapped underground in a Thai cave, all members of the boys soccer team and their coach have been rescued: https://t.co/MhqQqcHz0s@mattgutmanABC reports LIVE from Mae Sai, Thailand. pic.twitter.com/XswIrzn51E— Good Morning America (@GMA) July 10, 2018