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Thai cave rescue details emerge: Sleeping boys were passed on stretchers to safety

The boys rescued from a Thai cave were passed “sleeping” on stretchers through the treacherous pathways, a former Thai Navy SEAL who was the last diver to leave the Tham Luang complex told AFP on Wednesday. The details of the complex operation are among the first to emerge from a rescue effort to save 12 boys and their… Read More »

The cave divers who went back for their friends

In February 2014 two divers died at a depth of more than 100m in a huge cave system in Norway. The authorities said it was too dangerous to retrieve their bodies, but four friends of the men decided to take the risk – and seven weeks later they descended into the dark and glacial waters. At the end… Read More »