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Cossacks and flowers as Putin dances at Austrian minister’s wedding

VIENNA (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin danced arm-in-arm with Austria's Foreign Minister Karin Kneissl at her wedding on Saturday, after receiving an invitation that opposition critics...

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Putin says everything must be done for refugees to return to Syria

MESEBERG, Germany (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Saturday that everything must be done for Syrian refugees to return to their conflict-torn country. Speaking ahead of talks wi...

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Merkel, Putin tackle tough topics in meeting outside Berlin

By Andreas Rinke and Vladimir Soldatkin MESEBERG, Germany (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin and German Chancellor Angela Merkel met outside Berlin on Saturday for talks ranging from the ...

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Warm Embraces As Vladmir Putin Dances At Austrian Minister's Wedding

Russian President Vladimir Putin danced arm-in-arm with Austria's Foreign Minister Karin Kneissl at her wedding on Saturday, after receiving an invitation that opposition critics said undermined th...

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Vladimir Putin dances at Austria wedding before meeting Angela Merkel

Russian President Vladimir Putin (right) congratulates Austrian Foreign Minister Karin Kneissl as he attends her wedding with Austrian businessman Wolfgang Meilinger in Gamlitz, southern Austria, o...

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First a wedding, then hard work: Putin to visit Germany’s Merkel

BERLIN (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday for talks about the conflicts in Ukraine and Syria, as well as the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeli...

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Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin ( born 7 October 1952) is the President of Russia, a position he has held since 7 May 2012. He previously served as President from 2000 to 2008, and as Prime Minister of Russia from 1999 to 2000 and again from 2008 to 2012. During that last stint (2008 to 2012) he was also the Chairman of the United Russia political party.