The rescue teams had rehearsed the plan for several days, Narongsak said, and had managed to drain the cave water level considerably, but needed to move fast.
"I think Narongsak and the commanders changed their minds after the Australian doctor inspected the boys' health and mental state", one senior Thai journalist said. 'I know that we, the USA side, are prepared to stay as long as it takes to support the Thai operation.' She added that the core team consists of 17 people.
An Australian doctor who is part of the global team of rescuers checked the health of the boys Saturday to decide who should be brought to the surface first. They wore full-faced masks and hung on to divers' bodies on their way out, Narongsak said. In addition to treatment areas, the hospital will also provide reunion rooms for the young boys and their families.
U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted Sunday that the U.S. government is working closely with Thai officials to get the children to safety. "Everyone is a professional so we're trying to put it away and avoid it happening again", he said, adding: "Everybody is focusing on getting these boys out - keeping them alive or getting them out". The Thai official in Sunday night's news conference said rescue workers need "about 10 hours" to prepare for next operation.
"If, as we all hope, they are reunited with their families in the coming days and their health allows them to travel, Federation Internationale de Football Association would be delighted to invite them to attend the 2018 World Cup final in Moscow as our guests".
Divers have brought the boys "food, electrolyte drinks, drinking water, medicine and oxygen canisters", the AP reports.
In the meantime, Beijing has stopped referring to " Made in China 2025 " publicly and told media outlets to do the same. Markets in Asia showed remarkable restraint after falling in early trading. "This is not economic Armageddon".
They are due in court for a pretrial hearing on July 23 at the Foltz Criminal Justice Center county courthouse. McCrackin is a TV and film actress perhaps best known for her role in the horror film Halloween: Resurrection .
Bolton, without directly addressing the president's comment, said that was "not the position of the United States". He gave a similar answer when he was asked if he would lift the sanctions on Russian Federation .
French Open semi-finalist Keys struggled for most of the match as she committed 48 unforced errors in a disappointing display. The 36-year-old American now can not meet a top 32 player until the semi-finals after the scattering of the seeds this week.
President Donald Trump is taking aim at Canada, calling his neighbour to the north "very hard to deal with" and "very spoiled". Our neighbours down south visiting Canada's biggest tourist attraction say this trade war is hurting both countries.
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It was the second time he had escaped from a French prison - the last time he blasted his way out with hidden explosives. In the 1990s, Faid led a criminal gang involved in the armed robbery of banks and armoured vans transporting cash.
After Saturday's incident she remained in critical condition in an induced coma in Nassau, reports US-based ABC News . She was riding with her sister Brooke and parents Paul and Stacey Bender on Saturday when the boat suddenly erupted.
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Croatia scraped through against Denmark on penalties and will need to refill on confidence before taking on the home nation. We have seen Croatia throw in performances like that one before in the latter stages of tournaments.
Chestnut downs a record 74 franks for 11th title
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Ant-Man and the Wasp Is Certified Fresh
This movie does have some hints that provide links to Avengers 4 , with one of the fan theories being not so subtly confirmed. But in a case of unfortunate timing, while Scott is in the quantum realm, Hank, Hope and Janet all disintegrate into dust.
Sen. Cantwell weighs in on SCOTUS pick
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At least 17 deaths in Quebec attributed to heat
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India make two changes for England tour
Moeen Ali (6) kept out the hat-trick ball but soon sliced one to mid-off, handing Hardik Pandya a wicket to leave the hosts 117-6. As England fans watching the football on a giant screen behind the pavilion went berserk, so did Indian fans inside the ground.
Richard Swift Dead At 41
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