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    Former Thai Navy SEAL Dies During Cave Mission

    As oxygen levels drop in the flooded cave where 12 boys and their soccer coach have been trapped for nearly two weeks, rescuers are delivering emergency oxygen tanks by diving through floodwaters. But last night a former Thai navy SEAL ran out of oxygen and died during his mission, highlighting the dangers of the rescue operation that’s mobilized over 1,000 people. His funeral will reportedly be sponsored by the Thai king. Rescuers continue to pump water out of the cave, hoping to allow the group to leave without diving equipment.

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