Putin - Major Kremlin Announcment
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Russian president Vladimir Putin, March 16, 2015 meeting with President Almazbek Atambayev of Kyrgyzstan
"So you've seen the broken, paralyzed president, who has been captured by generals? He's only just flown in from Switzerland, where he attended a birth as you know."
-- Putin spokesman, Dmitry Peskov mocking the press for its interest in the various rumors of Putin's demise, WIBQ story, Russia's Putin reappears after 10 day absence, laughs off 'gossip'
"It would be boring without gossip."
-- Vladimir Putin to the press after meeting with President Almazbek Atambayev of Kyrgyzstan (the Kyrgyz Republic) at Tsarist-era Konstantinovsky palace outside St Petersburg on March 16, 2015, WIBQ story, Russia's Putin reappears after 10 day absence, laughs off 'gossip'