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Vladimir Putin Signs Law Which Allows Him Remain President Until 2036

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Vladimir Putin, the Russian president, has signed legislation granting him the right to remain in office until 2036.

According to Reuters, the 68-year-old president signed a bill on Monday that allows him to stretch his 20-year rule until he turns 83.

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Putin’s second consecutive and fourth overall presidential term expires in 2024, the year in which Russia’s previous Constitution would have forced him to resign.

If re-elected, he will serve as Russia’s president until 2036, making him the country’s longest-serving leader after Josef Stalin and Peter the Great.

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