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Putin Went on Vacation and Released a New Set of Shirtless Pictures

Putin Went on Vacation and Released a New Set of Shirtless Pictures

He took a fishing and mushroom-hunting trip to Siberia, where the Kremlin allowed photos to be taken of the president while in action mode (and at rest).

Russian President Vladimir Putin, accompanied by Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu, fishes in the remote Tuva region in southern Siberia.

Russian President Vladimir Putin spent his vacations in the Siberian wilderness.

President Donald Trump arrived Friday for a 17-day working vacation at Trump National Bedminster.

The 64-year-old is renowned for his strong-man publicity stunts, which have contributed to his sky-high popularity ratings. The next presidential election in Russian Federation is scheduled to be held next March and this video showing Putin enjoying his vacation emerged eight months before the election next.

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But other reports suggested they were willing to lessen the percentage to avoid needing Board of Directors approval. American did post its latest earnings release on Friday, and its performance was largely cheered by investors.

Pictures and video footage released by the Kremlin show Putin - who is also keen on martial arts and ice hockey - spear-fishing, swimming and sunbathing alongside Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu.

Russian President Vladimir Putin was photographed - shirtless again - while in the Siberian mountains this week. As per the report, although he has yet to announce his candidacy, Putin is widely expected to run and to win comfortably.

"It's very sly and cautious", the president said of his prey after getting out of the water, according to The Associated Press.

"He chased a pike for two hours before eventually hitting it", presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov told Russian news agency TASS Saturday, referencing an underwater dive.


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