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Russia Inaugurates Vladimir Putin Third Time

Calling for a "single, united" nation, Vladimir Putin has begun his third term as Russia's president—a term set to make him Russia's longest-serving leader since Stalin. Following protests yesterday, Putin was sworn in at the Grand Kremlin Palace in Moscow in a $664,000 ceremony. In a brief speech,...
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Putin to be sworn in as president of divided Russia

News : Yahoo! News: The Upshot (2 years ago)

Vladimir Putin will be sworn in as Russia's president at a glittering ceremony on Monday, hours after clashes between police and protesters laid bare the deep divisions over his return to the Kremlin for six more years. Read Post

Putin Sworn In For Six Years As Russia Leader

News : The Coming Crisis (2 years ago)

Vladimir Putin has been sworn in as Russia's president once again, for a six-year term. The former KGB agent has spent the last four years as the country's prime minister, alongside president Dmitry Medvedev.Before that, he served t... Read Post

Putin hopeful Russia won't lose right to host 2018 World Cup

News : The Newsroom (17 hours ago)

President Vladimir Putin said on Friday he hoped Russia would not lose the right to host the 2018 soccer World Cup following Western calls to stop the country staging the tournament. Asked whether there was any risk that Russia coul... Read Post

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