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Russia's President Vladimir Putin meets the newly promoted top... News PhotoArmed Forces,Branch,Horizontal,International Landmark,Kremlin,Moscow,New,One Person,People,Politics,Russia,Variation,Vertical,Vladimir PutinPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPRussia's President Vladimir Putin meets the newly promoted top officers from various branches of the Russian armed forces at the Kremlin in Moscow on December 28, 2012. Putin signed today into law a ban on the adoption of Russian children by American families that activists slammed for making orphans pawns in a diplomatic row between Moscow and Washington. AFP PHOTO/ RIA-NOVOSTI POOL/ ALEXEI NIKOLSKY (Photo credit should read ALEXEI NIKOLSKY/AFP/Getty Images)