|Life and Faith of Vladimir Putin|
The Life and Faith of Vladimir Putin
Vladimir Putin was born in Leningrad (now St. Petersburg) on October 7, 1952. His father, Vladimir Spiridonovich Putin, was a factory foreman who served in Soviet armed forces. His mother was a factory worker. He graduated from Leningrad State University in 1975 with a law degree, writing his final thesis on international law. He joined the KGB that same year as a Soviet intelligence officer.
What is Putin's faith?
What does Putin think about the world? The West?
How does he view leadership?