Hungary Offers Help With Thailand Cave Rescue

  • 10 Jul 2018 8:42 AM
  • Hungary Matters
Hungary Offers Help With Thailand Cave Rescue
The Hungarian government has offered to the Thai government its help with ongoing operations to rescue a group of young boys trapped in a cave in the Tham Luang area, the foreign minister said.

Hungary has an internationally recognised cave rescue team that is ready to join the operations, Péter Szijjártó told a press conference, adding that Hungary’s Caritas charity also stands ready to assist upon request.

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