World Leaders on Vacation

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin feeds a horse during his vacation in the Republic of Tyva, Russia, on Aug. 3, 2009
Alexey Druzhinyn / Ria Novosti / EPA

Vladimir Putin
Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has been atypically flamboyant during his Siberian summer vacation. Known for his icy demeanor, Putin flashed a beefcake side during photo shoots of him swimming, fishing, boating and riding bare-chested atop a horse. At 56, Vlad still boasts admirable pecs — but should avoid swimming butterfly when the camera's rolling.

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