Sergey Lavrov has devoted poems to Vitaly Churkin

Sergei Lavrov

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MOSCOW, February 21. /TASS/. The Minister of foreign Affairs Sergey Lavrov in connection with the death of the permanent representative of Russia to the UN Vitaly Churkin said that the Ambassador “died in the line of duty when his 65th birthday was only a few hours Moscow time”.

Wrote about this on his page in the social network Facebook, the official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova.