The Latest: Putin says he will stand for re-election
Published: Wednesday, December 06, 2017 @ 9:38 AM Updated: Wednesday, December 06, 2017 @ 9:37 AM
AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev
Russian President Vladimir Putin gestures as he speaks at the annual Volunteer of Russia 2017 award ceremony at the Megasport Sport Palace in Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017. Putin has moved an inch closer to announcing his intention to seek re-election in the next March's vote, saying he would weigh the move based on public support.