PC--The Guardian

Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin

By Michelle

September 21, 2022

Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin was born on 7 October 1952, in Leningrad, Soviet Union.


Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin is a Russian politician and former intelligence officer who has been serving as the president of Russia since 2012, having previously served between 2000 and 2008.


He was the prime minister of Russia from 1999 to 2000 and again from 2008 to 2012.

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Putin studied law at the Leningrad State University named after Andrei Zhdanov in 1970 and graduated in 1975.

PC--Deccan Herald

In 1975, Putin joined the KGB and trained at the 401st KGB school in Okhta, Leningrad.

PC--The Guardian

Putin announces the immediate 'partial mobilization' of the population in an escalation of his conflict with Ukraine.

PC--The Economic Times

Russia: 300,000 reservists will be called up after Putin decrees a "partial mobilization"