Thai rescuers find boys alive in cave but ordeal not over

Rescuers on Monday found 12 boys, all members of a soccer team, and their coach alive far inside a flooded cave in Thailand where they have been trapped for 10 days. The boys were still wearing their soccer uniforms, sitting in a dry area, when Thai navy divers pushed deep into the cave and found them.

The boys, aged 11 to 16, and their 25-year-old coach went missing after flood water trapped them after they entered Tham Luang Nang Non cave in northern Thailand on June 23.

Rescuers got food to the boys and said they all appeared in stable condition, but provincial Gov. Narongsak Osatanakorn warned that getting the team out of the cave would be a complicated process. “We found them safe,” he said, “but the operation isn’t over.”

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