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See Pictures of a Young Vladimir Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin prides himself on his humble, rough and tumble upbringing. Putin, who won this year’s TIME 100 reader’s poll and is included in...

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TIME's Annual Journey: 1989

From the Berlin Wall to the Web, from Tiananmen Square to a moment in South Africa, from an oil spill to a banned book — how a year of both hope and despair...

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