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Vladimir Putin's 15 years in power - in 90 seconds

Vladimir Putin has been in power in Russia - either as president or prime minister, since Boris Yeltsin's surprise resignation on 31 December 1999.

Here's a snapshot of his 15 years in charge.

Video produced by Michael Hirst; pictures courtesy of Getty Images

  • 31 Dec 2014
  • From the section Europe
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