Calendars featuring Vladimir Putin are outselling all others in Japan. Photo: Twitter

Sales of calendars featuring Russian leader Vladimir Putin are outstripping all others in Japan

  • Young women appear to be the ones driving demand, though quite why the Russian leader is so appealing remains somewhat of a mystery
  • Putin’s popularity has knocked home-grown acting star Kei Tanaka into second place, followed by Olympic figure skating champion Yuzuru Hanyu
Topic |   Japan

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Calendars featuring Vladimir Putin are outselling all others in Japan. Photo: Twitter
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