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#rescue operation

# rescue-operation - Tuesday 10 July, 2018

All 12 boys and their coach rescued from flooded Thai cave

The remaining boys were rescued today.

# rescue-operation - Sunday 25 June, 2017

Irish naval vessel rescues over 180 refugees in the Mediterranean

The LÉ Eithne is now enroute to assist in another rescue operation.

# rescue-operation - Saturday 24 June, 2017

Boy (14) airlifted to hospital after yachting incident off Cork coast

In a separate incident, a man in his 50s required the help of the coast guard after a serious kitesurfing incident.

Over 140 people feared buried after landslide swallows Chinese village

Huge boulders came down on homes when the side of a mountain collapsed.

# rescue-operation - Sunday 22 January, 2017

Eating snow and singing: How people survived the Italian hotel avalanche

Rescuers are searching for 23 people still believed to be trapped in the hotel.

# rescue-operation - Sunday 25 December, 2016

A man was rescued from the River Liffey in Dublin this morning

Firefighters and gardaí worked together to rescue the man.

# rescue-operation - Friday 11 November, 2016

Boy found dead in well after being trapped for four days

The six-year-old had been helping his father harvest vegetables when he fell.

# rescue-operation - Saturday 29 August, 2015

Two bridge workers die after cage falls into River Shannon in Limerick

Three men were working on Thomond Bridge at the time.

# rescue-operation - Saturday 15 August, 2015

Search resumes for missing Chinese fisherman swept off the rocks

The man was swept off Kerry Head yesterday afternoon.

# rescue-operation - Thursday 4 June, 2015

"Dehydrated but alive": Irish Naval ship LÉ Eithne rescue migrants off the coast of Italy Life-savers This post contains videos

"Dehydrated but alive": Irish Naval ship LÉ Eithne rescue migrants off the coast of Italy

To date, the Irish crew have rescued over 600 migrants since leaving Cork.

# rescue-operation - Friday 3 April, 2015

Missing teenager airlifted to hospital after being found in Co Clare woods

A multi-agency search was launched yesterday.

# rescue-operation - Saturday 6 December, 2014

US journalist and South African teacher killed in Yemen during rescue operation

His sister made a plea for his safe return just this morning.

# rescue-operation - Monday 20 October, 2014

A puppy is stuck down a mine shaft in Cork

But three of its siblings were rescued earlier today.