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British divers describe odds-defying rescue of Thai soccer team

A team of British divers were met with a warm welcome Thursday as they arrived home after rescuing the youth soccer players from a flooded cave in Thailand. The divers, who discovered the team after they were reported missing, spoke out for the first time, saying they were relieved to find them alive. NBC's Gadi Schwartz reports for TODAY from Heathrow Airport.

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