UK diplomat saves Chinese woman from drowning

UK diplomat saves Chinese woman from drowning

A good news story that will brighten up your Thursday! 

British man saving Chinese student
Source: Twitter

British Diplomat, Stephen Ellison, is being called a hero in China after he jumped into a river to save a Chinese student in distress. 

Beijing officials praised the UK diplomat after the video was posted on Twitter. 

The river flows through a scenic location in the southwestern Chinese metropolis of Chongqing. 

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The woman reportedly started breathing again and they later shared a meal together.  

Watch the incredible video below:

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