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Putin has 2, maybe 3, daughters he never talks about - here's everything we know about them

11 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Russian president Vladimir Putin, 65, has tried to keep his personal life almost entirely out of the spotlight.
From his first marriage of 30 years to reports of a girlfriend, Putin and his administration have fought hard to prevent the media and the world from knowing much about him - aside from the carefully curated macho man on horseback, lifting weights and posing in shirtless photos.
He has specifically made a concerted effort to shield his children from any spotlight, prompting many to even question whether he has any kids at all.
Rumors have swirled for years that Putin has two...
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