The “Yokohama” motor ship (under the flag of Togo) was on route from Rostov-on-Don to the Turkish port of Samsun.
According to preliminary data, the Russian surfer had been at sea for an entire day.
A rescue ship delivered the victim to the port of Taman, where the lady was passed to doctors. Thankfully, the surfer’s condition was described as satisfactory.
Earlier in August, Odessa frontier guards rescued a stalled holiday cruiser. To their surprise, the former president of the Moldavian Republic, Igor Smirnov, was in the boat. Igor Smirnov was in office from 1991 to 2011.