Thailand

Rescuers walk toward the entrance to a cave complex where five were still trapped, in Mae Sai, Chiang Rai province, northern Thailand Tuesday, July 10, 2018. The eight boys were rescued from the flooded cave.
AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit via CNN
July 10, 2018 - 7:00 am
By Euan McKirdy, Kocha Olarn and Steve George, CNN (CNN) -- The last remaining member of the Wild Boars soccer team and their coach have been pulled out of a flooded cave in Thailand, bringing an end to a near three-week ordeal that prompted a huge international rescue effort. The twelfth boy and...
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Two helicopters wait near the cave for more evacuations of the boys and their soccer coach who have been trapped since June 23, in Mae Sai, Chiang Rai province, northern Thailand Monday, July 9, 2018.
AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit
July 09, 2018 - 6:24 am
MAE SAI, Thailand (AP) — The generals and other officials overseeing the desperate operation to rescue 12 young soccer players and their coach from a flooded cave labyrinth in Thailand's sweltering far north were only half joking when they quipped Monday that success was in the hands of the rain...
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Thai rescue team members walk inside a cave where 12 boys and their soccer coach have been trapped since June 23, in Mae Sai, Chiang Rai province, northern Thailand.
Royal Thai Navy via AP
July 08, 2018 - 8:27 am
MAE SAI, Thailand (AP) — Expert divers Sunday rescued four of 12 boys from a flooded cave in northern Thailand where they were trapped with their soccer coach for more than two weeks, as a dangerous and complicated plan unfolded amid heavy rain and the threat of rising water underground. Eight of...
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A boat carrying dozens of Chinese tourists overturned in rough seas off southern Thailand and dozens of passengers were unaccounted for, the Phuket governor said.
Thailand Royal Police via AP
July 05, 2018 - 1:30 pm
PHUKET, Thailand (AP) — A boat carrying dozens of Chinese tourists overturned Thursday afternoon in rough seas off southern Thailand and 49 passengers were unaccounted for, a local governor said. Strong winds were still blowing as searchers looked for the missing off the tourist island of Phuket in...
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Thai boys smile as Thai Navy SEAL medic help injured children inside a cave in Mae Sai, northern Thailand. The Thai soccer teammates stranded more than a week in the partly flooded cave said they were healthy on a video released Wednesday.
Royal Thai Navy Facebook Page via AP
July 04, 2018 - 8:46 am
MAE SAI, Thailand (AP) — Their skinny faces illuminated by a flashlight, the Thai soccer teammates stranded more than a week in a partly flooded cave said they were healthy on a video released Wednesday, as heavy rains forecast for later this week could complicate plans to safely extract them. The...
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In this image taken from video provided by the Thai Navy Seal, a the boys and their soccer coach can be seen in a cave in Chiang Rai in Thailand, Monday, July 2, 2018.
Thai Navy Seal via AP
July 03, 2018 - 11:42 am
By Tassanee Vejpongsa, Associated Press MAE SAI, Thailand (AP) — A top Thai official said Tuesday that heavy rains forecast for the coming days could worsen floods in the cave where 12 boys and their soccer coach were located after an exhaustive search, and could force authorities to speed up their...
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Thai Cave Rescue
Kocha Olarn/CNN
July 02, 2018 - 11:58 am
By Kocha Olarn and Lauren Said-Moorhouse, CNN (CNN) -- Rescue teams have found all 12 boys and their soccer coach alive in a cave in Thailand nine days after the group went missing, according to a high-ranking person involved in the search and rescue operation. The boys, who range in ages from 11...
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