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Putin hits the gym, brings along a professional photographer

In Soviet Russia, iron pumps you.
Aug 31st 2015, 5:10 PM 27,121 88

IT’S NOT UNUSUAL for the Kremlin to release images of Vladimir Putin in ‘masculine’ poses.

Remember those shirtless hunting shots?

The latest round of publicity photos show the Russian president and the country’s Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev pumping iron together, before having some tea and breakfast while discussing “a number of current issues”.

If there’s anything more stressful than working out, it’s working out while Putin watches you.

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