Back ground info/Vladimir putin was an russian president from 20 to 2008. He was re-elected to the presidency in 2012. He previously servered as russia's Prime Minister.He represents the Russian flag, Born in Saint Petersburg, Russia.
How did Vladimir become leader for his country, After graduating from Leningrad State University in 1975, he began his career in the KGB as an intelligence officer. Stationed mainly in East Germany, he held that position until 1989.He also Putin was appointed deputy head of management under Boris Yeltsin's presidential administration. In that position, he was in charge of the Kremlin's relations with the regional governments.Vladimir and the russian's have an executive type of government because they are split between the president and the Prime Minister. The president is the dominant figure.
Domestic priorities of Vladimir Putin, He is an reasonal peacemaker, His goal is to bolster Russia's status as a world player. He could have just accepted a supplicating role in international negotiations.Vladimir wants to be compared with peter the great or the catherine the greatVladimir achieveved some objectives aimed at restoring Russia to the position of global greatness he believes it deserves, but he could not achieve the ones that was most important to him.some more of his priorities was to strengthen the Eurasia Economic Union he was trying to forge with the post-soviet states on Russians borders.another was to check american power around the world , featuring most importantly our alleged policies of regime change in the middle east and Eurasian.
Foreign priorities of Vladimir Putin, Putin is especially critatical of Western policy on the Arab Spring. Vladimir decribes NATO military support for libyan rebels not as humanitarian intervention but as outright demoogogy.Putin specific foreign priorities are to reestablish economic ties in the middle east that have been lost as a result of the Arab uprisings and support the renewal of Israeli-Palestinian peace talks. Another is to use the Asia-pacific Economic cooperation summit in Vladivostoke in september 2012 as an oppotunity to develope russians far east and to persue closer economic intergration with China.