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Netflix, makers of 'Crazy Rich Asians', team up for Thai cave rescue production

Apr 30, 2019 - 7:13 PM

Netflix strikes a deal with the producers of 'Crazy Rich Asians' to tell the real-life story of 2018's gripping Thai cave rescue

Pogba dedicates France win to Thai cave survivors

Jul 11, 2018 - 11:52 AM

The French midfielder says the young Thai football players rescued from a flooded cave are the 'heroes of the day'

CELEBRATION. French midfielder Paul Pogba celebrates as France wins over Belgium in the World Cup semifinals. Photo by Adrian Dennis/AFP

8 rescued from Thai cave, but 5 remain trapped

Jul 09, 2018 - 10:21 PM

(UPDATED) 'Hooyah,' the Thai Navy SEALs say in a Facebook post as they announce a total of 8 members of the 'Wild Boars' football team have been rescued on July 8 and 9

SOLDIERS. Thai soldiers arrive at the Tham Luang cave area as the operations continue for those still trapped inside the cave in Khun Nam Nang Non Forest Park in the Mae Sai district of Chiang Rai province on July 9, 2018. Photo by Ye Aung Thu/AFP

Thai boys found alive after 9 days trapped in cave

Jul 03, 2018 - 12:32 AM

(UPDATED) 'We found all 13 safe... we will take care of them until they can move,' Narongsak Osottanakorn tells reporters

RESCUE MISSION. This photo taken and released by the Royal Thai Navy on July 2, 2018 shows a group of foreign divers preparing to search flooded section of Tham Luang cave at the Khun Nam Nang Non Forest Park in the Mae Sai district of Chiang Rai province. Photo by Royal Thai Navy/AFP

Thai divers advance as cave search for lost boys gains ground

Jul 01, 2018 - 3:06 PM

(UPDATED) A break in the wet weather and the establishment of a forward operating base inside the twisting chambers has raised hopes that 12 boys and their assistant football coach could be located and tended to soon

RESCUE. Thai rescue specialists (in orange) help a Thai Airforce soldier descent into a possible opening to the Tham Luang cave, at the Khun Nam Nang Non Forest Park in Chiang Rai province on June 30, 2018 as the rescue operation continues for the children of a football team and their coach. Photo by Lillian Suwanrumpha/AFP