Vladimir Putin Gets Some Love at Vladivostok

Vladimir Putin, (foreground) flies in a motorized hang glider alongside a Siberian white crane, on the Yamal Peninsula, in Russia on Sept. 5 Photograph by RIA-Novost/Presidential Press Service/AP Photo

“So do you think he’s sexy?” a Chinese delegate asked as we walked out of a packed auditorium in the remote Russian city of Vladivostok on Sept. 7.

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