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Thai cave rescue operation: Four of thirteen people brought out safely, undergoing treatment
According to media reports, four of the twelve Thai boys have been rescued from the flooded cave complex they were trapped in for the last two weeks. The US rescuers had joined the operation and efforts are on to get the rest of them out.

The trapped boys and their coach are being rescued in groups guided by rescuers, however, no one is clear how long the mission will last. The rescue team has commented to effect that the mission was running smoothly and better than expected.

The US President Donald Trump tweeted: "The US is working very closely with the Government of Thailand to help get all of the children out of the cave and to safety. Very brave and talented people!"

It is said that the rescued boys have been sent to province of Chiang Rai by a military helicopter for treatment.

Wikipedia update stated that the Tham Luang cave rescue is an ongoing effort to rescue twelve boys aged 11 to 16 and a 25-year-old man who became stranded in Tham Luang Nang Non – a cave in Thailand's Chiang Rai Province – on 23 June 2018.

Wikipedia added that the rescuers discussed whether to teach the boys and their coach basic dive techniques to enable their early rescue or wait months for the flood waters to subside at the end of the monsoon season. After days of pumping water from the cave system and a respite from rain, the first boys to be rescued emerged from the cave on 8 July. It is said that the rescued boys have taken to Chiang Rai hospital who were assessed by medical officials nearby before being airlifted.

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