Day-long Pakistan cable car ordeal ends with all passengers rescued



A helicopter rescues a person following a cable car with students stranded mid-air in Battagram, Pakistan, August 22, 2023, in this screen grab obtained from social media video. Umeed Sahar/via REUTERS

Rescuers in Pakistan pulled all seven children and one man to safety after their cable car became stranded high over a remote ravine on Tuesday, officials said, ending an ordeal lasting more than 15 hours.

The high-risk operation was completed successfully in the darkness of night after the cable car snagged early in the morning, leaving it hanging precariously at an angle.

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