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The heroes of the Thai cave rescue performed nothing short of a miracle.

Meet the heroes of the daring rescue mission that brought 13 Thai soccer players to safety a year ago

It's been one year since 12 boys and their coach were rescued from a cave in Thailand. Here are a few of the heroes that made it possible.
One of the rescued boys places flowers in front of a statue of Saman Gunan, the Thai Navy diver who died during the rescue of the team from the Tham Luang cave, during the first anniversary of their rescue in the Mae Sai district of Chiang Rai province on June 24, 2019.

Thai soccer team revisits site of their harrowing cave rescue to honor the diver who died trying to save them

One year after the rescue, the 12 boys and their coach revisited the cave site where they were trapped inside with little food or water for 17 days.

Divers in charge of the Thai cave rescue initially thought the team had died because the cave stank so badly of feces

Diver Vernon Unsworth spoke about the rescue a year after 12 Thai teens and their coach were left stranded in Thuam Lung cave in Northern Thailand.

The Thai cave boys were sedated with a mixture of ketamine, xanax, and a saliva suppressant, according to a new account of their traumatic rescue

A Thai youth soccer team was trapped in a flooded Thai cave complex for 17 days last year before they were rescued by cave divers and anesthetists.

Critics are slamming the US Women’s National Soccer Team for celebrating their landslide 13-0 defeat of Thailand — but others have defende...

Many found the US Women's National Soccer Team's celebrations distasteful after their victory over Thailand in the Women's World Cup on Tuesday.

Lee Hsien Loong’s Facebook post on 1978 Vietnam-Cambodia issue upsets both countries

Cambodian Defence Minister General Tea Banh said that Mr Lee's comments were "unacceptable" and "not true".
Ping Pong.

A three-legged dog in Thailand rescued a baby which had been buried alive by its teenage mother

Six-year-old Ping Pong barked and dug at the ground until he exposed to child's legs.

An iconic beach in Thailand made famous by a Leonardo DiCaprio film will stay closed until 2021

Maya Bay, a stunning beach featuring crystal blue waters and surrounded by limestone cliffs, temporarily closed last year to prevent ecological destruction.
Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn took up his crown, which weighs 16 lbs.

Thailand has crowned its king with a diamond-tipped crown weighing 16 lbs

The coronation of Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn is the country's first coronation in seven decades.
King Maha Vajiralongkorn and his consort, General Suthida Vajiralongkorn named Queen Suthida attend their wedding ceremony in Bangkok, Thailand May 1, 2019.

The king of Thailand married his bodyguard in a lavish surprise ceremony where he poured sacred water on her head

The wedding was a surprise because Thailand had never formally acknowledged the relationship of King Rama and Suthida Tidjai, Reuters reported.