Meet the British divers helping craft a plan in the Thailand cave rescue

Publicado em 6 Jul 2018
Two British divers were the first to reach 12 boys trapped in a cave in Thailand. They're both known around the world as some of the best cave divers on the planet, nicknamed the "A Team." CBS News foreign correspondent Jonathan Vigliotti has the story of why their mission is far from over.
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  • respect ingland !

  • Today, in the queen's New year honours list, these two divers were awarded 'the George' medal the 2nd highest civilian medal. awarded for gallantry "not in the face of the enemy" where the services were not so outstanding as to merit the George Cross (in the face of the emeny). Other British people involved were awarded MBE'S.

  • They should have had flasks of tea for the boys lol.

  • this guys are really world class divers..

  • Lame pedoz and dumb skinny hag

  • I don 't forgot you and thank so much.🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿I am Thai.ฉันเป็นคนไทยจะไม่ลืมพระคุณทุกคนทุกชาติหน่วยซีลของทุกชาติชาวอัวกฤษที่พาเด็กๆออกมาจากถำ้_Seal s are the HERO in my heart.!!(noynang 02)

  • "How Many Of You?......" "Thirteen." Brilliant!!! The Conversation that Stunt the World out side! Thank You Very Much. Respect!!!

  • I would like to thank you from my heart for all your kindness and help. Love you guys from Thai people

  • put them on the cover of Time magazine

  • Heartwarming to know that there are still legendary heroes in this world, God Bless!

  • Bless you for doing what you do without selfishness. Risking your Life to save someone else’s children. RIP to the brave man who lost his Life while trying to save someone else’s kids

  • Good job from philippines.

  • Lot of respect from India

  • Not because of those two men only, it was a teamwork. they were very important part of thousands of people involved supporting each other

  • absolutely best in all over the world

  • Two selfless British divers gone into an unknown cave location in order to save those trapped boys at the risk of losing their own life, very heroic action on their part for the sake of rescuing those boys. God Bless !

  • Thank you so much from my heart and the Thai people and the King will appreciate so much.

  • Omg why did he take the kids into the cave in the first place during the rainy season?????? And yes he definitely knew better.....

  • This is soo racist. Where's the diversity???? Shouldn't the lead diver at least be a woman???

    • White men to the rescue, SJWs will hate the movie

  • Whoo hoo so miracle

  • We Salute this two British greatest divers all over the World 4 saving 12 soccers kids and their coach they shud be given a biggest award for their bravery Heads uff n Salute

  • thank you

  • Great mission ! Great heart ! HERE is a one best world team ! Thank you very much every one.

  • When they said "THANK YOU" you can feel the relief from them.. im so happy for them and thanked the british who found them.. while im watching this im thinking of my family and hoping that it will never happen to them😔

  • And they did it ! The two most wonderful humble guys in the world

  • Thank you to everyone involved in rescuing these boys and coach .

  • That little boy said thank you. Thank goodness they got em out of there. That would suck to b stuck in for a hour much less days an days.

  • These are the real heroes that deserve much respect than any of those Marvel heroes..

  • True heroes .... God BLess you all..

  • When they were walking why didn't the producers put on the A team theme music?

  • salute...

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  • These 2 deserved a welcome hero by the Queen.

  • Best of British. Always.

  • Can't imagine how brave they are coz they are the first to dive and if the oxygen finish before reaching to the end did they have any plans B or other option

  • I find this story a bit suspicious. Too good to be true.

  • How did the authorities know where the kids were at if they were missing? How would someone know how far in the kids were in a cave with 0 visibility, and the kids survived 9 days with enough food and light , and then they are found in good spirits.


  • May God bless you more for using you as an instrument for saving thirteen souls!

  • They are heroes

  • no

  • thanks you...real heroes

  • They said they would be back and they did . God bless you

  • Time to up my game! Goals!!

  • Two U.K. divers already home, shunning celebrations.

  • Thanks giving for Australia Rescuing form Cave 13 people.

  • A Team 👏👏👏

  • Thank you .

  • Really truly heroes...great men in the planet

  • Salute real hero

  • My question is who first person to discover them all? N how they get help

  • It's sign of humanity. well done God bless you

  • Racist evil white man saving the day once again.

  • How did they squeeze there huge balls around them tight corners

  • good job duos😊super heroes😊😊

  • Love and Respect from USA for all of you who were involved in this rescue effort!

  • If only these two Brits had surfaced with cups of tea … that would have completed the picture.

  • God! Thank you so much for hearing our prayers 🙏 🙏🙏 all of our souls are happy and thank you for uniting this world❤🙏🙏 Humanity still exists ❤❤❤❤❤ lots of love to all of you💕

  • these 2 guys are messiahs...they will be abundantly rewarded by Almighty... the world has high regard for them

  • I dont know the full story, but I keep wondering, how did they get in the cave at first place?????And god bless the helpers and the kids and coach

  • you guys should open school teaching future talented divers to help people

    • There are clubs you can join to do this in the UK (and other countries too ) … however I'd be too chicken to join.

  • Thank you...🙏

  • When your hobby can save lives.... *Salute*

  • Not all heroes wears cape, some wears diving suit.

  • thank you and thank you

  • God bless the hero's of this rescue and for this 2 skillful individuals.


  • Moon landings were faked, dont say they had a bloody map what a load of crock but hey the rescue was rivetting!!!

  • God thank you for giving us these amazing guys as an instrument of your loving heart.❤

    • noemichunsa19 That's so beautiful!! 😘

  • Great, I wish to say million times thank you to these.divers. they are really great and God send divers.

  • God bless you both. For sure you both will have a mansion prepared in Heaven.

  • bless the two divers. they are real live heroes.

  • ITS ALL ABOUT LOVE. THANKYOU for saving them

  • thanks for help. You are the hero of the Thai people. I love you

  • Thank god those two hero’s exist or those 13 people would be dead I sent lot of prayers

  • Salute salute salute 👍👍👍 thank you very much

  • World class skill

  • Bravo 👏 👍🏻 great job appreciate you guys 😊

  • A big salute and respect to British Divers for such a brave act.

  • Thank you!! This who you call a Marvel superheroes❤❤ be so proud of yourselves truly!


  • شكرا لكم

  • That is why England wil win the World Cup. Thanks you to all involved!! That 'thank you' reverberated around the world man!!

  • Rule Britannia Britannia rule the caves Britons never never never shall be trapped in caves

  • I just cried when the boys said thank you..john and Rick are real heroes

  • Man, these guys are straight up badass. Way to go!

  • Ohh you, You are my true hero of courage,

  • i have no idea how they can go inside

  • You guys are the Best! Kinda reminds me about the movie " The Russians are coming"!

  • If England wins the World Cup... Omg...

  • May God bless all of them

  • I can’t imagine being in this cave for 9 days with the water rising and dark, then out of no where lights emerge from under the water and these British Divers come to the surface. What a moment for those kids to know that they have a chance now. They were So thankful saying Thank you , Thank you. 🇬🇧🇬🇧🇬🇧🇬🇧🇬🇧🇬🇧🇬🇧🇬🇧🇬🇧🇬🇧🇬🇧🇬🇧🇬🇧🇬🇧🇬🇧🇬🇧 THANK YOU !

  • Motivated by all the media coverage of this rescue mission, I watched a documentary about cave diving. After watching this documentary I came to the conclusion that just a "basic" dive appears to be a very complex and and challenging task. For sure these guys are professionals but still I consider their service a honourable duty to society. Somebody should award a medal to these divers.

    • Hats off to all those emergency workers and Navy Seals stationed in the cave during the rescues!

    • The Queen has honored both of them in the past, or for sure one of them!

    • hats of to Thai naavi seal's

  • Salute & Respect, Hero 👍👍👍👍👏👏👏👏

  • Who d f**k gave thumbs down to this video??

  • Praying to God for safe return of the boys the coach and the safety guidance and protection of all the dive rescuers. All should receive Medals for bravery, also giving aid and logistical support to the rescue effort.

  • Hero Mr Jon

  • Thanks to Mr John may Allah bless him good health

  • Thank youuuuu thankuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuu Thankuuuuuuuuuuu

  • thanks for England scuba driver for helping and save the children and one men and all scuba driver for helping we pray the God please save them