From one Vladimir to another: Putin unveils huge statue in Moscow

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President hails controversial monument and calls on Russians to unite to face external threats as his namesake did

There is now a Vladimir inside the Kremlin and one standing just outside.

On Friday, the Kremlin’s current incumbent, Vladimir Putin, unveiled a monument a stone’s throw from its gates to Prince Vladimir the Great, calling on Russians to unite to face external threats as his namesake did a millennium ago.

Don’t forget what real Prince Volodymyr monument looks like. Kyiv brought Orthodox Christianity to the Rus. Kind reminder to @Russia pic.twitter.com/zQ0BpUKMbS

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