Photo Gallery: A Behind-the-Scenes Look at Putin

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'I, Putin' An Inside Look at Russia's Aging, Lonely Leader

The world is used to macho images of Vladimir Putin hunting bears, harpooning whales or fly-fishing. A German documentary filmmaker was recently granted unprecedented access to the Russian prime minister. And he found a lonely, aging and surprisingly likeable man.
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan