Died Soviet and Russian journalist Valentin Zorin

Умер советский и российский журналист Валентин Зорин

Wednesday, April 27, died Soviet and Russian scientist, historian-americanist, journalist, writer Valentin Zorin. About this informed the chief editor of RT Margarita Simonyan on his Twitter page.

Note, Zorin died in the 92 year of life – February 9, he was 91.

Died Valentin Zorin. The Kingdom Of Heaven. The whole era.

— Margarita Simonyan (@M_Simonyan) 27 APR 2016.

Even in old age, the journalist continued professional activity: in 2000, Zorin held a position of political observer of the state radio company “Voice of Russia; in 2014 the man was the political analyst of news Agency “Russia today”.

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In the days of the USSR Zorin has held the position of Explorer of the international Department of the “Latest news”, Deputy chief editor of “Latest news”, radio “Mayak”, political observer of Central television and all-Union radio and others.

Note Zorin in 1948 was in the first issue of the Institute of international relations of the MFA of the USSR. In 1965, Zorin became a MGIMO Professor, and since 1967 – member of the Institute of USA and Canada, the organization which took great part.

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