Putin ends self-isolation with Siberian fishing trip
Russian President Vladimir Putin has spent several days on holiday in Siberia where he was hiking and fishing, the Kremlin said on Sunday, following a short spell in self-isolation as a precautionary measure against COVID-19, Reuters reported.
Afghan Voice Agency(AVA)_Putin said in the middle of September he would have to spend “a few days” in -isolation after dozens of people in his entourage fell ill with -19. He had to cancel his trip to Tajikistan for a security summit.
According to the report has cultivated a macho image, appealing to many Russians, and has previously been pictured riding a horse bare-chested and in sun glasses, as well as carrying a hunting rifle and piloting a fighter jet.
This time, his outings were more mundane.
The published 20 photos of Putin standing in a river and catching a fish, walking through lush meadows and talking to Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu, his usual holiday companion, read the report.
Putin, 68, has had two shots of Russia’s V vaccine. The Kremlin has said he was feeling healthy.