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09:43 UK time, Tuesday, 10 February 2009

"Mr Putin is more of a Beatles fan than an Abba one" - Dmitry Peskov, spokesman to the Russian prime minister, in a letter to the Times

Another valuable insight into Vladimir Putin, the ex-KGB agent and former Russian president after his revealing holiday snaps of 2007. In this letter, his spokesman is denying a story that Mr Putin had danced the night away to Abba tribute band, Bjorn Again. Is this perhaps a subtle suggestion that it was in fact the Bootleg Beatles?

More details (the Times)

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