Russian President Vladimir Putin has declared his intention to seek re-election as Russian president in 2018, RIA Novosti reported.
“I will stand for the presidency of Russia,” said Vladimir Putin at a meeting with workers of the GAZ factory.
Putin first run for president in 2000. In 2004 he was re-elected and was Prime Minister of Russia from 2008 until 2012. In 2012 he again became the president of Russia.