Putin dives to 1400 m in Lake Baikal

From BBC News:

The Russian prime minister descended 1,400m (4,600ft) in a four-and-a-half hour mission to inspect crystals containing natural gas. Mr Putin said it was a very special feeling and he had not seen anything like it before.

The mission is likely to add to the 56-year-old’s carefully cultivated image as a man of action.

Welcome to the club, Mr. Putin.

Peter Etnoyer (406 Posts)

PhD candidate at Texas A&M University- Corpus Christi and doctoral fellow Harte Research Institute for Gulf of Mexico Studies.





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