Reporter Philip Crowther Deftly Jumps Between 6 Languages In Viral Clip Of Ukraine Coverage

The AP correspondent reported from Kyiv in English, Luxembourgish, Spanish, Portuguese, French and German.

A talented journalist wowed viewers this week with his coverage of the Ukraine crisis ― in six languages.

Polyglot Philip Crowther, an international affiliate correspondent for The Associated Press, has been reporting from Kyiv on the developing conflict with Russia. Speaking to assorted news organizations around the world, he detailed new developments in English, Luxembourgish, Spanish, Portuguese, French and German.

He posted a montage of his work Monday, which went viral and accumulated more than 1.8 million views by the end of the day.

According to his website, Crowther was born in Luxembourg to a British father and German mother, and is based in Washington, D.C., where he covers U.S. diplomacy, foreign policy, politics and current affairs, as well as reporting on breaking international news stories from around the world. Crowther often shares clips of his multi-language coverage of various U.S. and global news events.

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