Vladimir Putin Named 'World's Most Powerful Person'

Russian president bumps President Obama from top spot on Forbes' annual list.
0:32 | 10/30/13

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Step aside President Obama Forbes has a new leading man and -- might not like this. -- is named Russian president Vladimir Putin as this year's most powerful person bumping President Obama from the top spot. The reason chess match over the Syrian crisis appears to have solidified Putin's power on the world stage. Bobby and -- -- leaks government shut down the Obama web site debacle have dogged president Obama's popularity. And as president by the way is in third place followed by Pope France's and German Chancellor Angela Merkel in.

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