Refugee makes journey to thank Croatian captain who saved his life at sea
Posted November 04, 2017 07:30:00
Eight years on from his rescue at sea, a Sri Lankan refugee has made a journey to thank the Croatian captain and crew who plucked him from the Indian Ocean on the way to Australia.
The first time Para Paheer met Nikola Brzica, they were in the middle of the Indian Ocean, 350 kilometres from the Australian territory of the Cocos Islands and thousands of miles from Para’s home in Sri Lanka.