Russian President Vladimir Putin at his annual end-of-year news conference in Moscow. Photo: Reuters

Russia’s Putin drops cryptic hint on 2024 exit in press marathon

  • The president was coy about his political future and would not be drawn on suggestions he could extend his rule as head of a Russia-Belarus union
  • Now in his fourth term after ceding the presidency to Dmitry Medvedev and serving as PM for four years, Vladimir Putin is legally bound to step down in 2024
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Russian President Vladimir Putin at his annual end-of-year news conference in Moscow. Photo: Reuters
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