The Western media are all as one, admire the excellent physical form of the President of Russia Vladimir Putin, who spent summer vacations fishing and underwater hunting in the Tuva Republic in southern Siberia. The photos, which Mr Putin appeared without a shirt, bare-chested, instantly flew over all of Western publications. Newspapers and magazines put his picture on the cover and with undisguised admiration celebrated as a 64-year-old head of the Russian state is able to maintain such excellent physical shape.
As writes Daily Mail, political analysts say that the Russian President deliberately went on adventure holidays to demonstrate to the nation that he is still healthy, vigorous and full of energy.
The President of Russia “no shirt went fishing and enjoyed the stay on the sun,” said the British tabloid The Sun. During a trip to remote corners of Siberia, the President was accompanied by defense Minister Sergei Shoigu.
“Most of the photos he was naked to the torso. And I should say that Putin is in good shape for a 64 year old male”. – the newspaper notes.
In addition, thus, according to the publication, Putin is trying to encourage the Russians to active extreme rest at home, in amazing places, where they seem untouched by man, and not on foreign resorts.
Under the heading “breaking news” about the visit of the President of Russia in Tuva, told canadian newspaper the Toronto Sun. The newspaper placed a picture of Vladimir Putin, confidently managing a motor boat on a mountain river.
The American magazine Time said that Putin is the main promoter of healthy lifestyle in Russia.
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Earlier, the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov said details of extreme tourism of the Russian leader in Siberia. According to the speaker of the Kremlin, Putin visited the forest, where fished the mountain lakes, rafted down the mountain rivers on a raft and motor boats have made crossings through the mountains on foot and on ATV. But most of all the media attention was attracted by spearfishing Putin, when he spent two hours chasing pike under water to shoot it.
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