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Russia's President Vladimir Putin hands over the Nakhimov medal to... News PhotoArctic,Awards Ceremony,Barents Sea,Ceremony,Hand,Horizontal,Medal,Medal Ceremony,Military,Military Base,Nautical Vessel,Naval Base,Peter I of Russia,Politics,Russia,Ship,Vladimir PutinPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPRussia's President Vladimir Putin (L) hands over the Nakhimov medal to the Peter the Great nuclear cruiser's captain Vladislav Malakhovsky (2nd R) during an awarding ceremony of the ship at the Barents Sea Russian naval base of Severomorsk , late on January 10, 2013. Putin visited the base of Russia's Northern Fleet to commission the massive but extremely late-in-construction Yury Dolgoruky nuclear submarine. AFP PHOTO / RIA-NOVOSTI /POOL / ALEXEI NIKOLSKY (Photo credit should read ALEXEI NIKOLSKY/AFP/Getty Images)