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Russia’s Churkin Snubs US Power’s Speech at UNSC

By Ruptly TV

"To the Assad regime, Russia and Iran, 3 member states behind the conquest of and carnage in Aleppo, you bear responsibility for these atrocities"

Russia’s UN envoy Vitaly Churkin hit back at his US counterpart, Samantha Power, at a UN Security Council meeting, saying that she was not Mother Teresa and represents a country with a long record of violations.

Power and Churkin both spoke at a UN Security Council meeting on Aleppo in New York City on Monday. Power began by accusing Russia, the Assad government of Syria, and Iran of “conquest and carnage in Aleppo.”

Posted December 14, 2014


Syria - Sovereignty and Peace. Press Conference, United Nations, 9 Dec

Canadian journalist Eva Bartlett


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