A rescue force member stands at the Untersberg mount near Marktschellenberg, southern Germany
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Cave rescue news conference

Rescue experts hold a news conference after an international team of some 100 rescuers got an injured researcher out of Germany's deepest cave where he had been trapped for almost two weeks.

Johann Westhauser, 52, was badly hurt in a rock fall on 8 June while exploring Germany's deepest cave with two other men near Austria's border.

Translation will be provided where possible.

  • 19 Jun 2014