Vitaly Ivanovich Churkin was a Russian diplomat and former child actor. Ambassador Churkin served as Russia's Permanent Representative to the United Nations from 2006 until his death in 2017. He was fluent in Russian, Mongolian, French and English. Wikipedia*
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Vitaly Churkin has 47 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1985 Call-In as an Adviser. The year with the most videos was 2014 with 18 videos. Most appearances with Samantha Power (16), Jieyi Liu (15), Mark Lyall Grant (13). Most common tags: Ukraine, United Nations, Korea (North).