Tag Archives: Marshall Islands

Mexican shark fisherman survives 13 months on fish, birds and turtles – washes ashore on the remote Marshall Islands

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — It’s a story that almost defies belief: A man leaves Mexico in December 2012 for a day of shark fishing and ends up surviving 13 months on fish, birds and turtles before washing ashore on the remote Marshall Islands some 5,500 miles (8,800 kilometers) away. Read [email protected]  07:25