Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin is a Russian statesman serving as the current President of Russia since 7 May 2012, previoulsy holding the position from 2000 to 2008. He was Prime Minister from 1999 to 2000, and again from 2008 to 2012. Wikipedia*
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Vladimir Putin has 65 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2000 News Conference as a President for Russia. The year with the most videos was 2001 with nine videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2016 with an average of 3,052 views per program. Most appearances with George W. Bush (11), Tony Blair (4), Bill Clinton (2). Most common tags: Russian Federation, Terrorism, Nuclear.