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Alive and Found: Four Colombian Children Rescued after Being Lost in the Amazon following a Plane Crash

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four children Aboriginal community in It was Colombia found Alive on Friday in South of the country after spending more Lost a month in The Colombian Amazon rainforest after a small airplane crashPresident Gustavo Petro announced.

the children been rescued before military Near the border between the departments of Caqueta and Guaviari, Colombia, near where small The plane crashed.

The plane – a Cessna 206 – was carrying seven people on road between Araracuara, in Amazonas County, and San Jose del Guaviare, a city in Guaviare County, when I put out a drive-away alert because of the engine failure in in early time hours of May 1.

Three adults died, including the pilot, as A.J result of the crash Their bodies were found inside the plane. the four childrenat 13, 9, and 4 years old, as well as now 12-month-old baby, and survived the influence.

Shared photos from Colombia military Show a group of soldiers with the four children in the middle of the forest.

“cheerful for The whole country! the four children who We lost… in The Colombian jungle seemed alive. in message via Twitter.

Petro mentioned it at the beginning children He was found on May 17th in message on Twitter but later delete a file postsaying information was uncertain.

“They were together, they’re vulnerable, let’s let the doctors assess them. They are found Petro told reporters. on Friday adding children They defended themselves alone in the middle of the forest.

Rescuers, supported by search dogs, preceded them found discarded fruit children Eat to survive, as well as makeshift shelters made with Jungle plants.

Planes and helicopters of the Colombian army and air force partner in rescue operations.

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