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>> Don't worry about me, I'm fine. A letter from one of the boys trapped in a Thai cave, written to his parents. Just one of twelve heartfelt messages to families waiting camped outside, many of them words of reassurance and love. One asks his parents not to forget his birthday.
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Another requests fried chicken when he gets back. Meanwhile, divers prepare to reenter the cave, as work continues on how to rescue the young soccer team and their coach. They've now been trapped there for two weeks, after the cave flooded. Oxygen levels inside are dwindling and forecasted heavy rains could be disastrous.
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On Saturday, the mission leader called it a war with water and time, but also said they're now eyeing their best chance yet, as water levels have dropped considerably. It's a glimmer of hope after a grim few days, and a death of a Thai rescue diver. A team of Thai Navy SEALS, soldiers, police, and volunteers has been working frantically to drain the cave since the group was discovered on Monday.
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They're now teaching the 11 to 16 year old boys to dive, but some can't even swim and the tunnels are narrow, submerged and dangerous, even for expert divers. Another plan is to stock the cave with supplies and wait out the monsoon season, that could be four months. Growing international interest has spurred help from countries like Australia, Britain, Japan and the US.
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Elon Musk tweeted on Saturday that he's in talks with Thai experts on rescue options. And the FIFA President has invited the boys to be his guests at the World Cup Final, if they make it out on time.