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RT News - February 21, 2017 (12:00 MSK)

A major loss for Russian diplomacy - Vitaly Churkin, the country's ambassador to the United Nations has died. Tributes have been pouring in, noting the veteran diplomat fiercely defended his country's position for decades, through tough international times. Heated debate in the UK Parliament over President Trump's planned state visit, with opposition protests taking place on the streets of London. Meanwhile, 'Not my President's Day' demonstrations were held across the U.S. on the federal holiday celebrating the country's past and present leaders. But some are asking: 'if not Trump, then who'? In an exclusive interview with RT, the cousin of Libya's slain leader Muammar Gaddafi accuses Western powers of continuing to fuel the country's six-year conflict.