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Coach" Ake" Ekkapol Janthawong, left, speaks on behalf of the 12 boys and himself and their cave rescue during a press conference discussing their ordeal in Chiang Rai, northern Thailand, Wednesday, July 18, 2018. The 12 boys and their soccer coach rescued after being trapped in a flooded cave in northern Thailand are recovering well and are eager to eat their favorite comfort foods after their expected discharge from a hospital soon. (AP Photo/Vincent Thian)

Thai youth soccer players rescued from cave meet the media

Associated Press

The 12 boys and their soccer coach rescued from a cave in northern Thailand left the hospital where they had been recuperating and appeared at a news conference Wednesday, looking healthy as they answered questions from journalists from around the world.

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