No official confirmation has been given of when an attempt to rescue 12 trapped boys from the Tham Luang cave network will begin
Army medics have arrived at the site, reports Michael Safi.
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Thai authorities have announced that the evacuation of the area has occurred so that a “rescue operation” can take place.
“Assessing the situation now, it is necessary to evacuate the area for the rescue operation,” said Mae Sai police commander Komsan Sa-ardluan over a loudspeaker. “Those unrelated to the rescue operation, please evacuate the area immediately.”