In the last issue of Yacht Russia we wrote about the fact that the Greek court has sentenced two Russian yachtsmen – 395 years in prison for two. And warned of the dangers of trust to the scammers from the Internet. Here we go again.
In Greece, two Russians Konstantin Semenov and Ivan Vodnikova (pictured), both are originally from Izhevsk, – given for 253 years in prison, imputing to them the guilt illegal transport of migrants and trafficking in persons. The terms added punishment for other crimes. Such a long time is that from 7 to 12 years, the mariners received for each migrant, this added punishment for other crimes.
The Russians came to Turkey, having bought on the web ad. They promised to pay €2 thousand per month for his work on the yacht and the transport of tourists. After the training course, sailing a yacht, the Russians went to sea, but their boat broke down constantly, as they said the employer. At the designated point instead of a boat with spare parts for the ship arrived boats with illegal immigrants. The employer threatened the sailors with death, in the end, Semenov and Vodnikova were forced to allow migrants on Board. At low speed they went along the shore, trying to attract the attention of the coast guard. They succeeded, but the moment was not accepted by the court into account.prisonyears