Eight boys rescued from Thai cave in good mental, physical state

Thailand Ministry of Public Health

Thailand Ministry of Public Health

The 12th boy and his coach were the last of the team to be rescued on Tuesday. But rescue officials were also anxious about dwindling oxygen levels in the cave. Tuesday's operation began just after 10am.

Two of the boys are being treated for potential lung infections - but they're expected to make a full recovery.

The team was also given anti-anxiety medication to calm them while the divers got them out.

The second phase of a rescue operation has ended for the day, with more than half of the Thai soccer team rescued from the cave.

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"I want to tell the coach thank you so much for helping the boys survive this long", said one Chiang Rai woman wearing a traditional dress, tears brimming in her eyes.

After several days, a rescue operation was launched on Sunday when four of the boys were brought out, tethered to rescue divers.

Scott, who lives in Thailand for part of the year, has been assisting in rescue efforts at Chiang Rai for the past four days.

Smith, who also runs KAOS Entertainment in Bangkok, said "it's apolitical, it has no agenda. But we will have a psychiatrist to evaluate them", he said, while stressing that the boys are "happy and smiling".

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Officials revealed on Tuesday that the first eight boys rescued from the cavern were in good health overall and some requested bread slathered with chocolate for breakfast.

However, another official, Thongchai Lertwilairatanapong, inspector general of the public health ministry, said initial blood tests "showed signs of infection".

"They are not only the kids of Chiang Rai or the kids of Thailand", she said in English. After a long and unsafe rescue effort, the last members of the group were brought to safety today (July 10). But family members have seen at least some of the boys from behind a glass barrier.

Four boys and their soccer coach remain in the cave. The team became trapped on June 23 when rising flood water confined them deep inside the cave. The rescue mission which spanned days was a success after everyone was rescued.

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Each round trip took around 10 hours on average, but the final day of mission was fastest, with the last five confirmed out in about nine hours. Technology billionaire Elon Musk went into the cave on Monday and left the rescue team with a "kid-sized" submarine his company SpaceX had built, Thailand's interior Minister Anupong Paochinda said. (40 kilograms), which is "light enough to be carried by 2 divers, small enough to get through narrow gaps", Musk tweeted, adding that the contraption is "extremely robust".

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