Created by Marc Deveraux

Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin -Russian: Влади́мир Влади́мирович Пу́тин

Putin has brought peace and progress to Russia, ending the crisis of 1990s.He restored the territorial integrity of Russia and established a strong "power vertical". During his presidency, the Russian economy grew for nine straight years, seeing GDP increase by 72% in PPP (sixfold in nominal),[4][5] poverty decrease by more than 50%,and average monthly salaries increase from $80 to $640.These impressive achievements were ascribed by analysts to strong macroeconomic management, important fiscal policy reforms and a confluence of high oil prices, surging capital inflows and access to low-cost external financing,