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Vladimir Putin

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(1952) Born in Leningrad, U.S.S.R. (1975) Graduates from law school in Leningrad. (1975-1990) KGB agent posted mainly in East Germany but also Leningrad. (1994-1996) Deputy Mayor of St. Petersburg. (1996-1998) Deputy Chief of Staff in President Boris Yeltsin's administration. (1998-1999) Head of the Federal Security Bureau and Yeltsin's Security Council. (1999) Appointed Prime Minister. (2000) Elected President of the Russian Federation. (2004) Re-elected.  See full bio on IMDb »

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Vladimir Putin & Angela Merkel Talk North Korea Missiles

Putin & Merkel
So, About This Kim Jong-un Guy ...

Vladimir Putin and Angela Merkel had a close encounter at the G20 summit -- and their hands said a lot ... possibly about North Korea's latest missile launch. The Chancellor and the President… READ MORE >

Donald Trump, Vladimir Putin Handshake, with a Twist

Donald Trump, Vladimir Putin
Handshake With a Twist

Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin both knew their first handshake would be broken down frame by frame to see who's in control ... so here goes. The two Presidents came face-to-face Friday for the… READ MORE >

- 16 days ago
Vladimir Putin Responds to James Comey Firing in Full Hockey Gear (PHOTO)

Vladimir Putin
No Penalty Box Necessary ... Comey's Firing was Legit!!

Russian President Vladimir Putin has 2 priorities -- letting the world know he had nothing to do with James Comey getting fired, and also ... playing hockey. Putin delayed one of… READ MORE >

- 73 days ago
Sergey Kovalev Says Vladimir Putin Is Best Russian President Ever (VIDEO)

Sergey Kovalev
Vladimir Putin Is The Greatest Russian President Ever

Russian boxing star Sergey "The Krusher" Kovalev loves him some Vladimir Putin and he's not ashamed of it ... telling TMZ Sports he thinks Putin is the greatest Russian prez EVER. We got Kovalev… READ MORE >

- 97 days ago
U.S. Congressman Calls Putin a 'Thief' ... For Stealing Super Bowl Ring (VIDEO)

U.S. Congressman
Calls Putin a 'Thief' For Stealing Super Bowl Ring

NY congressman Peter King says the recovery of Tom Brady's jersey is a "solid first step" in getting back ANOTHER stolen piece of Super Bowl memorabilia ... the ring Putin stole from Bob Kraft!!… READ MORE >

- 122 days ago
Bill O'Reilly Refuses to Apologize to Vladimir Putin, For Now (VIDEO)

Bill O'Reilly
Want an Apology, Putin? It's Coming ... Next Decade

Bill O'Reilly is refusing to back down from calling Vladimir Putin a murderer, and insists he won't be saying sorry ... at least not anytime soon. Bill just addressed Mr. Putin on his TV… READ MORE >

- 166 days ago
Donald Trump Says Sure, Putin's a Killer But We Are Too

Donald Trump
Sure, Putin's a Killer But We Are, Too

Donald Trump did a pretty shocking interview with Bill O'Reilly, in which he acknowledges Russian President Vladimir Putin a killer but also says so is the United States. Fox News Channel… READ MORE >

- 168 days ago
Vladimir Putin Shades Trump 'Dossier,' Brags About Russian Hookers

Vladimir Putin
We Have the World's Best Whores

Vladimir Putin scoffed at the now discredited dossier suggesting Donald Trump engaged in funny business in Russia ... but it didn't stop him from bragging about his country's prostitutes. Putin… READ MORE >

- 187 days ago
Dan Rather Calls Russian Dossier Story 'Unprecedented on Steroids' (VIDEO)

Dan Rather
Russian Dossier Story 'Unprecedented on Steroids'

Dan Rather knows news and understands history as well as just about anyone in the biz, and he says events surrounding the transition of power, including the FBI investigation into allegations… READ MORE >

- 193 days ago
Putin Sends Trump Christmas Message (PHOTO)

Putin to Trump
From Russia, with Love

Vladimir Putin sent what on the surface is a shocking Christmas message to Donald Trump ... a message dripping with overtures of peace and good will. Trump's transition team released the letter,… READ MORE >

- 211 days ago
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