Vladimir Putin in shortlist of Person of Year 2016

Tuesday, 6 December, 2016 - 15:45

Vladimir Putin has got into the shortlist of candidates for the 2016 Person of the Year according to Time.

The list, which has been published today in the online edition, includes 11 politicians, scientists, businessmen, public figures and some stars of “show business”.

Apart from Putin, there are also Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi, the former leader of the UK Independence Party Nigel Farage.