Orcas ram Swedish couple in boat off Portuguese coast

The incident, which took place on 6 October, occurred 3 kilometres
off the coast of Cascais and caused damage to the vessel, which was able to
dock safely in Cascais after the motor became damaged.

According to a report by CM, the 51 year old man and 47 year
old woman of Swedish nationality who were on the boat, did not suffer any

This year there have already been more than two dozen
interactions between small boats and groups of orcas, who travel along the
Portuguese coast in their annual migration.