Putin 'Cuddles' With Gay Medalist at Heineken House

Dutch speedskater Ireen Wust says the Russian president also congratulated her at a party held in her honor.
3:00 | 02/10/14

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Transcript for Putin 'Cuddles' With Gay Medalist at Heineken House
The stores -- -- a lot of your plate -- the United States is with the president meeting with the first openly gay gold medalist of the Sochi games Dutch speed skater -- worst. -- -- on this unique meeting at the Heineken house. It -- -- the Heineken house and worst apparently is is bisexual she's. Apparently dating a man right now so the details of that are not that important what. Is important is that president wooten showed up. In a red jumpsuit with fur collar to the Heineken house to have some -- with a Dutch athletes celebrate the victory of the speed skater. Who I guess you must've known as bisexual or gay and you know it's a little bit odd because Russia's anti gay policies are very strict. And they have been shown -- been reporting about eight they've -- a tremendous amount of flat have been essentially. Daily protests in Moscow condemning the anti gay policies -- -- you have the president of this very conservative country making. A public. Visit -- The Heineken house drinking with openly gay or bisexual or athletes and a and have a good time so maybe President -- is trying to say something maybe this is a message that he may be. The more liberal than we think or more open then other people would consider him we don't know very unusual scene with them. Very interesting pictures. I love that red jumpsuit. Maybe the temperatures are not the only thing that is -- over there in Sochi right now.

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