Poster with Vladimir Putin appeared in the center of New York City

Friday, 7 October, 2016 - 12:30

On the Manhattan Bridge in New York a huge poster with Russian President Vladimir Putin appeared.

The Russian leader is depicted standing on the background of the Russian and Syrian flags.

The inscription on the poster reads: "The Peacemaker."

It is reported that the police are now looking for those who hanged the banner on the day of the Russian leader's birthday.

The US law enforcement officers are studying records from the surrounding cameras.

A similar action was, organized the Syrian students in the center of Moscow.

On the Crimean bridge, they hung a poster with the image of the president of Russia and the signature "Putin, thank you for peace."