Russian election: Vladimir Putin to rule Russia until 2024
Get to know more about the man who's been leading one of the world's superpowers since 1999.
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Vladimir Putin is one of the most iconic personalities of the 21st century and also one of the most controversial. In power since 1999, Putin has been recently re-elected President of Russia by an historical margin.
But how much do you know about the man behind one of the world's superpowers? Click through these images and get to know more about Putin.