Have you ever wondered how he ascended to power Vladimir Putin And how have you stayed in it for so many years?
You will like to know the reasons that have led the emblematic character of Putin to assume the reins of Russia and to print a sense more open to the world.
What is the origin of the skilful President of Russia?
This skilful Russian leader was born in Leningrad (USSR), today Saint Petersburg of RussiaThe 07 1952 October.
His father was Vladimir Spiridonovich Putin (1911-1999), who had been a sailor of the Soviet Navy, mutilated by war and decorated for his performance in the defense of the city during the Nazi siege of 1941-1944. His mother was Maria Ivanovna (1911-1998), factory worker.
Vladimir Putin is the third child of that marriage, his other two brothers died prematurely: one died a few months after birth and another succumbed to diphtheria during the siege of the Germans.
What were the first works carried out by Vladimir Putin?
After the war, Putin (father) worked as a worker in the service of the Central Committee of the CPSU in Moscow. Interestingly, his father had done it to Lenin and Stalin.
He studied elementary school between 1960 and 1968 in Leningrad school and there, after completing his school education, in 1970 he entered the Law School of the State University, where he graduated from 1975 as a graduate with a thesis on International Law.
Then he entered the Superior School of State Security Committee (KGB), in Moscow, and already militated in the CPSU for that then.
In that institution created to guarantee the security of the State, he complied with the demanding preparation program, which opened the doors for him to enter that organization.
In 1983 he married Lyudmila Shkrebneva, student of Hispanic Philology at the University of Leningrad, language specialist and flight attendant at Aeroflot.
With the purpose of serving in the GDR, the newly married participated in 1984 in the German, Spanish, French and English language courses, organized by the Muscovite Institute of Intelligence and at the end of his studies at the Andropov Institute he was awarded the award with the Order of the Red Flag.
A year later, at 1985 he left for East Germany. Between 1985 and 1990 fulfilled its mission in the then German Democratic Republic (East or East), debuting at the territorial point of intelligence in Dresden. In these functions he was promoted to lieutenant colonel and appointed chief adviser to the head of the section.
How was your passage through the secret service of the KGB?
His first tasks in the security body were in the department of "Service Number One", which was present in important cities of the USSR and monitored the population of its jurisdiction.
He was in the Second Principal Directory of the KGB in internal security and police control in civil matters and in the First Main Directory, as responsible for foreign intelligence operations.
In the KGB headquarters in Karlshorst, Vladimir Putin He specialized in the collection and analysis of information and apparently also carried out liaison work between the KGB and the East German security service, the Stasi, and the recruitment of agents.
In 1989 he was awarded the bronze medal for his outstanding merits before the National People's Army of the GDR.
Vladimir Putin. From Security official to President of Russia
At 1990, shortly after being transferred to the Personnel Department, Vladimir Putin he left the active service and returned to Leningrad, where he obtained a contract in his old house of studies, as an assistant to the Vice Chancellor in charge of international relations and academic exchange programs.
There he joined the circle of advisors of Anatoli Sobchak, his former professor of Commercial Law and for 1991 mayor of Leningrad.
In a scenario marked by the coup d'etat given to the anti-reformist wing of the CPSU, the 20 of August of the same year Putin unsubscribed and passed to the direction of the International Relations Committee of the Leningra City Council. That position entrusted to him was crucial in his subsequent political activity.
In the midst of that transformative shake of the 80 and 90 years of the twentieth century and following these changes and transitions, this charismatic leader made his decisive appearance on the political stage, who is today one of the most relevant characters in Russia and in the international arena.
The antecedents closest to his arrival in power are summarized in a brilliant career, unusual in any known world political figure. A brief historical review of his public life (political, academic and military) confirms and explains his rise to power as President of Russia.
Putin has been a very important figure in the Russian and world political process to this day. He has held the first magistracy of his country for almost two decades, from the 2000 until today, with the exception of the 2008-2012 period that served as prime minister of Dimitri Medvédev.
Undoubtedly, the figure of Vladimir Putin has gained an important place in the history of Russia and its list of most influential presidents.