Vladimir Putin celebrates 65 years

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MOSCOW, October 7. /TASS/. Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday marks the birthday – he reaches the age of 65 years. The Russian leader will traditionally spend the holiday in a narrow circle.

Schedule and holiday

According to the press-Secretary of President Dmitry Peskov, the head of state often celebrates birthday with family and friends, sometimes with colleagues at work. This time, despite the holiday, Putin in Sochi in the middle of a Saturday is scheduled a work event – a briefing session with permanent members of the security Council of the Russian Federation. In addition, planned “a whole string of telephone conversations”, in which the President will receive the congratulations, Peskov said.