Putin changes bare chest photos for ones with the world leaders in the 2020 calendar.

Images of the Russian president playing sports lose strength in favor of actions that value foreign policy actions.

No more photos of President Vladimir Putin bare-chested. Now, the Russian leader is portrayed in a suit, showing a raised thumb to US President Donald Trump and the German Chancellor Angela Merkel in February.

He takes the Egyptian President, Abdel Fatah al-Sissi, in his limousine in October and then smiles alongside theCrown Prince of Saudi Arabia, Mohammed bin Salman, in November. Putin's calendar, approved by the Kremlin, is a popular consumer article, and in the 2020 version the president shows a look of international statesman, which differs from the previous years.

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