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Tunnels now being drilled to save little Julen trapped in well but rain forecasts could complicate rescue

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Rescuers believe the boy fell into the 100-meter-deep well after walking away from his parents. Rescuers have drilled a 197ft vertical tunnel in the Costa del Sol countryside hoping to save the toddler. Do you have a story for The Sun Online news team? We are not going to stop even for a minute Government deputy delegate María Gámez Once the parallel tunnel is finished and properly piped to stop it from collapsing and from water from getting in, a miner will be hoisted down to connect the tunnel with the borehole and check whether Julen is there. Now a court in Málaga will attempt to determine the circumstances that saw Julen buried by rubble in a borehole that, according to local authorities, lacked the necessary permit - as do many thousands of others like it around the country. Authorities said there is a chance the toddler is still alive if enough oxygen is available. The proceedings were initiated after an attestation made by the Civil Guard after taking the parents' declaration of the minor, the owner of the land and the person who dug the well in mid-December of the previous year. First, the excavation of the parallel tunnel was slower than had been thought at the beginning, since the terrain turned out to be harder than expected and the use of the machines had to be managed in order not to damage them.

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Rescuers dig new tunnel to reach two

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View our online Press Pack. The tragedy had gripped Spaniards from day one and the country had followed closely every turn of an extremely complex operation, frequently hampered by layers of hard rock. The blockage was believed to have been caused by a small landslide when Julen originally fell into the well. Children and families around Spain have been holding candlelight vigils across Spain in support of the missing toddler. His mother Vicky was pictured at the scene on Wednesday. The rescue team tasked with finding a on Sunday will today begin drilling a vertical tunnel to reach the point where the two-year-old is thought to be trapped. Another question is how quickly the plug has been compacted, assuring the experts that if it were dry sand, as it seemed to be, it would have taken weeks to form, and in this case it did in the first 24 hours.

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Inside the 240ft tunnel separating rescuers from two

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Referring to coverage on television networks, the event was addressed in both news programs and morning and afternoon magazines that recorded audience records. They are also facing the added difficult of rain, which is forecast to fall over the next days. My support and warmth to his parents and loved ones. Officials announced late last night that they were just 10 feet away from digging out an 82ft deep chunk in the hillside and creating a platform from which powerful drills will start the job of creating the new vertical tunnel running parallel to the one Julen Rosello has spent nearly a week in. To inquire about a licence to reproduce material, visit our site. The rescue team excavates almost 3 m 9. Κάντε κλικ στο ' Μάθετε περισσότερα' για να μάθετε, αλλά και να προσαρμόσετε, το πώς η Verizon Media και οι συνεργάτες της συλλέγουν και χρησιμοποιούν δεδομένα.

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Rescue teams battling to save two

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It was necessary to build a special capsule so that the miners could move to the place. Initial attempts to reach Roselló were unsuccessful due to the shaft being blocked at a depth of 71 m 233 ft. Rescuers hope the drilling will take around 15 hours - although the race against time to reach the youngster as soon as possible means proper surveys have not been carried out and rock underground could cause further delays. The rescue operation is now focusing on the constructing of a vertical tunnel running parallel to the borehole after work on a horizontal tunnel faced technical difficulties A special capsule capable of supporting the weight of two people and oxygen equipment has been created so Julen can be brought out alive if he survives what is set to be at least seven days underground. Do you have a story for The Sun Online news team? El programa de Ana Rosa de expanded its regular schedule and made special programs. A massive rescue operation is underway in a race to reach the two-year-old boy, who has been missing for five days Julen's devastated parents Jose Rosello and Vicky Garcia, 29, are now staying at a house lent to them by a Good Samaritan after being asked to leave the hillside where they spent most of the past five days for their own safety. .

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JULEN UPDATE: Final 24 hours of rescue mission as workers enter tunnel to reach the 2

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A judicial commission was activated. Each tunnel would take 12 hours to construct under normal conditions, but with some rain forecast, the operation could prove more complicated. This work will allow the team to reach below the blockage, which is 71 meters depth, and where Julen is expected to be. For further details of our complaints policy and to make a complaint please click. We will always be grateful for the tireless effort of those who worked to find him during these days. A camera sent down the hole found a snack bag believed to be the one Julen was holding when he fell.

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Rescue teams battling to save two

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Rescuers dig new tunnel to reach two-year-old boy trapped down a 250ft well for six days in Spain We pay for your stories! Agence France Presse in Spanish. The level of the hill was reduced by 15 m 49 ft and the construction of two vertical tunnels was then decided. Email us at tips the-sun. He was only a few feet away. A rescue operation is needed. His father was preparing food and collecting wood when Roselló ran off. But the chances of finding the boy alive now appear slim.

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Julen Roselló rescue: “This is a work of humanitarian civil engineering”

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The dimensions of the work were reflected in some figures offered by the government delegate in Andalusia, when he assured that more than 40,000 tons of dirt had been moved and a height equivalent to that of the in Seville was being excavated. One of the drilling machines, described as the most powerful in Spain, was taken off a job on a motorway near Madrid so it could be used in the rescue operation. During the nearly two weeks of the ordeal, officials came up with several alternative routes to the toddler. There has been no contact made with the toddler, who fell into the 10-inch-wide waterhole on Sunday during a family meal in the countryside northeast of Malaga. It was not secured afterwards, though the owner said he had covered the hole with rocks.

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Μάθετε περισσότερα σχετικά με το πώς χρησιμοποιούνται τα δεδομένα σας, στο μας. Such shafts are dug in the hope of extracting water. Thousands of well-wishers from around the world have also lent their support by posting pictures of their hands on social media alongside the hashtag: 'MimanoaJulen' which in English translates literally as 'MyHandtoJulen' and messages of encouragement. The child had cardiac problems. Rescuers had not picked up any hopeful sign from the boy during the whole operation. A giant drilling machine was installed Saturday at the site in a bid to make a parallel tunnel and excavation started in the afternoon.

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