Russian President Vladimir Putin once again recognized as one of the most influential people in the world by Time magazine. He is in the group “Leaders” together with the President of the United States Donald trump, the leaders of the DPRK and Turkey, Kim Jong-UN and Tayyip Recep Erdogan.
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The lists are not ranked. Interestingly, among the most influential in the world of politicians is the President of the Philippines Rodrigo Duterte, the EU, the US and the UN criticized for its brutal methods of combating drug trafficking. He Duterte periodically publicly respond to the criticism by swearing.
About each participant of a list of short essays written by famous people. About Vladimir Putin spoke former President of the USSR Mikhail Gorbachev. He noted the role of the President to “stabilize the situation, the preservation of the Russian state and the strengthening of its economic positions.” However, Gorbachev noted and problems. According to him, the President focuses on them every year, but to solve these problems in the end will only structural reforms in the management system.
Besides the category of “Leaders”, the log indicates the most influential people in the categories of “Idols”, “Innovators”, “Titans”, “artists”.