Viktor Orban, who serves as the prime minister of Hungary and is currently on a private vacation in Croatia, was rescued by a journalist after he almost drowned in the sea together with his wife.
According to media reports in Croatia, the Hungarian Prime Minister entered the sea together with his wife with a canoe that broke down and drifted in the waters of the Croatian sea.
Bors Verkić, the journalist who rescued the Prime Minister of Hungary and became a hero today in Croatia and Hungary told the media that he rescued Orban himself, his wife and another bodyguard who was with the couple in the canoe.
According to the reporter, the incident took place near the shores of the island of Vis opposite Croatia. The journalist said that throughout the rescue and even after they reached the beach, Urban maintained a good mood.
He also said that “we chatted on the way about a lot of topics and I gave him recommendations on excellent fish restaurants in the area where he is vacationing.”
The media in Hungary noted that the Hungarian Prime Minister, who recently won the elections with an overwhelming majority, vacations in Croatia almost every year.