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Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin (born 7 October 1952) is a Russian politician who is the current President of the Russian Federation, holding the office since 7 May 2012. He was Prime Minister from 1999 to 2000, President from 2000 to 2008, and again Prime Minister from 2008 to 2012. During his second term as Prime Minister, he was the Chairman of the United Russia Party, the ruling party.

Born in Saint Petersburg, Putin studied German at Saint Petersburg High School 281, and speaks the language fluently. He then studied law at the Saint Petersburg State University, graduating in 1975. Putin was a KGB foreign intelligence officer for 16 years, rising to the rank of Lieutenant Colonel before retiring in 1991 to enter politics in Saint Petersburg. He moved to Moscow in 1996 and joined President Boris Yeltsin's administration, rising quickly through the ranks and becoming Acting President on 31 December 1999, when Yeltsin resigned. Putin won the subsequent 2000 presidential election by a 53% to 30% margin, thus avoiding a runoff with his Communist Party opponent, Gennady Zyuganov. He was reelected President in 2004 with 72% of the vote.
 

Visa-free Oleg Deripaska

Society17.04.2018

Oleg Deripaska paid 560 thousand dollars for the American visa, but eventually was deprived of it, as "connected with organized crime", writes the Wall Street Journal.

The Kremlin prepared for the most stringent US sanctions

Governance17.04.2018

The Kremlin and the government are preparing for the fact that the US can take the most severe scenario in the process of imposing new sanctions against Russia. Considered actions in the case of sanctions against the national debt and disconnection of Russia from SWIFT.

The average income of Russian political elites has risen sharply

Governance16.04.2018

The average income of members of the Federation Council and the State Duma, officials of the Kremlin and the White House rose from 25 to 128%, it follows from the information they published about the declarations.

Alexei Mordashov's company wants to force Siemens out of the gas turbine market

Business13.04.2018

To start the production of "Power Machines" ask for state support.

American investigators questioned Russian oligarchs

Governance05.04.2018

The team of special prosecutor Robert Mueller on the "Russian case" interrogated at least two Russian oligarchs. This was reported by CNN referring to anonymous sources close to the investigation.

Moscow is in a hurry to deliver the S-400 Turkey

Governance05.04.2018

The newest Russian surface-to-air missile systems will appear in Turkey in the summer of 2019 instead of in the spring of 2020.

Rosatom has already spent all state money on the Akkuyu nuclear power plant in Turkey

Officials05.04.2018

The Presidents of the Russian Federation and Turkey launched the construction of the Akkuyu nuclear power plant, which will be completed in 2023. The most important thing remains, who will pay for the entire construction worth $ 22 billion.

Aman Tuleyev finally left in the remnant

Officials02.04.2018

In the Kemerovo region, the era of local political heavy-handedness ended.

Russia has run out of modern oil production technologies

Officials30.03.2018

Energy Minister Alexander Novak upset President Vladimir Putin.

Aman Tuleyev will leave, but later

Officials29.03.2018

The Kremlin decided not to conduct an "indicative retirement" of the Kemerovo political long-liver.

"Winter cherry" was not tested in good faith

Governance29.03.2018

This was stated by Alexander Bastrykin. And Vladimir Putin instructed to find a document on the inspection of the shopping center and the signer without comment.

Qatar Airways priceless to 25% stake in the airport "Vnukovo"

Business26.03.2018

The deal could take place in the next two months.

In the fire in the TRC "Winter Cherry" Kemerovo killed more than 60 people

Society26.03.2018

The fire exits were blocked, and the security system was turned off by the guard.

Emir of Qatar expects from Vladimir Putin promised buyers for the shares of "Rosneft"

Business25.03.2018

Mnogodhodovochka with the sale of shares of Rosneft has reached a dead end. The Chinese CEFC still has a week to pay 1.5 billion euros for Rosneft shares, but the Chinese company does not intend to buy these securities.

Forty-second cousin: Mikhail Putin came to "Gazprom"

Business22.03.2018

Vladimir Putin's cousin will become a member of the board of the gas corporation.

Vladimir Putin wins his own election

Governance19.03.2018

In the previous election of Putin, voter turnout and the result of voting for the Russian president were lower.

Putin makes billionaires

Business16.03.2018

Since 2012, the state of the oligarchs in Russia has grown by $ 29.5 billion.

The Mad Minister Tkachev

Officials25.12.2017

As the Minister of Agriculture Alexander Tkachev fights against competitors, depriving the Russians of imported snacks, but promising to give home wine.

Favorite voters of Putin were workers, peasants, teachers and military

Society20.12.2017

A significant part of the population was not represented.

The fourth term of Vladimir Putin and the Ugandization of Russia

Governance16.12.2017

In Russia, the classical dictatorship of the "African model" is formalized.

Further Ugandization of the Russian Federation

Governance08.12.2017

In the Russian Federation, a protocol was put forward by Vladimir Putin for another presidential term - until 2024.

The secret budget of the Putin system goes to Nice

Governance07.12.2017

Many wealthy gentlemen in Russia can still earn money, but they do not want to live any more. And they keep the suitcases with cash ready.

Putin will run for president of Russia

Governance06.12.2017

Russian President Vladimir Putin will participate in the 2018 elections. He announced his decision to the workers of GAZ in Nizhny Novgorod

The reforms of the next Putin are already outdated

Society06.12.2017

Economists consider the strategy of import substitution to be erroneous in Russia.

BAM was left without national prosperity

Officials05.12.2017

Russian Railways will pay for the roads to the east.

Which stadiums will not have time to build for the World Cup in Russia

Officials01.12.2017

Expenses for the construction of stadiums amounted to 390 billion rubles, which is 55 billion rubles more than the estimate for 2015. In this case, some stadiums risk being unfinished.

Igor Altushkin was left without money for Tominsky GOK

Business01.12.2017

After Vladimir Putin's statement, not a single bank will finance the scandalous project of the owner of the Russian Copper Company.

Transneft and Sberbank conclude an urgent deal

Business01.12.2017

A loud argument about currency options can be settled in three weeks.