"All eight are in good health, no fever. everyone is in a good mental state", Jesada Chokedamrongsuk, permanent secretary of the public health ministry, told reporters on Tuesday at Chiang Rai hospital in the clearest update on their condition so far.
Early tests indicate all of the boys could be suffering from lung infections, but only two of the first four boys were confirmed.
Four were rescued on Sunday and another four were rescued in a faster operation on Monday, after two weeks trapped in the cave complex in north-western Thailand. Highlighting the extreme dangers, a former Thai Navy SEAL died Friday while replenishing the oxygen canisters laid along the route.
Rescue chief Narongsak Osatanakorn said efforts were expected "quicker or at least as quick as yesterday". We've started giving them "medical food" this morning.
It could be at least seven days before they can be released from hospital, Mr Jesada told a news conference. "So I've been asking for three days".
The boys can all eat bland foods, but they can't eat anything spicy.
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Worry not, Federer escaped and continued a roll through the tournament that has seen him play as close to his peak as ever. Thirteen Wimbledon championships between them and 49 grand slam titles overall, it was quite the historic training run.
Foreign Affairs Minister Julie Bishop said Dr Harris had been essential to assessing the health of the trapped boys.
"Even when my friends have left the cave, I'm anxious about their physical well-being".
Underscoring the danger behind the mission, Ivan Karadzic said, "They are diving in something considered an extremely hazardous environment".
The boys' nightmare experience - trapped in claustrophobic darkness by rising waters - resonated across the globe, riveting people both in Thailand and internationally who anxiously watched the news coming from this town along the border with Myanmar.
Witnesses say the boys freed Monday were treated at a make-shift hospital at the site, before being taken to a local hospital.
The boys, who are aged between 11 and 16 years old, along with their 25-year-old coach Ekkapol Chantawong, went to explore the Tham Luang Nang Non cave after football practice, but did not return home that night.
"Today we might have to wait longer, but it will be worth the wait", he added. It ended with their fighting cheer, adopted from the U.S. Navy: "Hooyah!"
12 young children and their football coach have been stuck in a partially flooded cave in Thailand's Chiang Rai province since June 23rd, and they're beginning to run out of oxygen.
Ceux-ci rejoindront les juges Hélène Ségara et Eric Antoine , qui étaient en place lors de la dernière saison. En effet, l'animatrice a été l'un des jurés emblématiques de l'émission Nouvelle Star sur M6.
For the first four rescues on Sunday , two divers accompanied each boy, one from the side and one from behind. Two of the boys possibly have a lung infection but all eight are generally "healthy and smiling", he said.
They've been through a lot. "But it doesn't feel too bad, so hopefully it'll be fine". "They're very unsafe on set-pieces". I've played with Luka (Modric ) and, for me, he is one of the best midfielders in the world by far.
Southgate's men beat Sweden 2-0 in Samara on Saturday to advance to the last four for just the third time in history. I'm sure that's really helped everyone and helped keep a really good environment within the camp'.
J'ai toujours été un joueur qui a gagné le droit d'être titulaire. "C'est ça le sport et la compétition", assure Buffon . Son arrivée ne peut ainsi être que bénéfique, tant que le terrain, qu'à l'image d'un PSG souvent critiqué en France.
The Three Lions maybe have issues creating chances from open play, but they are also shutting oppositions' attacks. Meanwhile, five of England's goals have been headers, also tying the record for a single World Cup since 1966.
Et c'est parti pour le (très) chaud — France-Belgique
L'attaquant de 19 ans du Paris Saint-Germain n'a pas participé au dernier entraînement de l'équipe de Didier Deschamps . Dans tous les cas, le vainqueur de cette rencontre entre la France et la Belgique remportera ce Mondial.
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Guests were served slices of christening cake, which is a tier taken from the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's wedding cake. Three years later, Kate was seen in the dress again during a garden party at Buckingham Palace in honour of the Queen.