Meet the heroic Navy SEALs from the Thailand cave rescue

Out of cave murk comes shining hope | Bangkok Post: opinion

As an worldwide team of experts race against time to rescue the remaining four footballers and their coach trapped inside the labyrinthine cavern for more than two weeks, the dark place seems to shine with the light of hope and faith in humanity.

"All 4 Thai Navy SEALs came out safely", the SEALs posted on Facebook alongside the photo.

"But I use pride to repress my sadness", she added.

Waleeporn Gunan talked to the BBC about her husband, who died while trying to rescue the boys from Tham Luang cave.

"Everyday before we left for work, we said we loved each other", Mrs Gunan said.

Waleeporn Gunan told the BBC, "It's like I've died but I'm still alive".

She said her husband was being praised as a hero because of who he was.

Waleeporn said her husband loved helping others. He was inside the cave complex and was part of the dive team setting up oxygen tanks along the rescue route, NZ Herald reported.

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Scenes from Thailand Tham Luang Nang Non cave rescue.

Australia has sent a total of 19 people to help Thai authorities with rescue efforts.

They say the four boys and coach rescued Tuesday, after other rescues in the previous two days, are all safe.

His funeral was held at a temple in the province of Roi Et in eastern Thailand, where friends, family and colleagues paid their respects.

"The determination and dedication of Saman will always be in all of our frogmen hearts", the Thai Navy SEALs said in a statement after his death.

Her father also gave a heartfelt message to his son, telling him: "Daddy loves you". "Saman once said we never knew when we would die, we can't control that, so we need to cherish each day", she explained.

"Today is D-day", Chiang Rai's Governor Narongsak Osotthanakorn declared earlier in the day.

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