Is Russian president, Vladimir Putin, the most macho leader ever? No siree!
The Russian president Vladimir Putin has been up to his old tricks. By which we don't mean he's been stifling free speech or rejigging the constitution. No, he's been saving wildlife in his usual all-action manner.Putin was pictured piloting a motorised hang glider that was being used to teach birds born in captivity to fly. The story only adds to the president's reputation as a true hero of the Russian state. He has previously been pictured petting polar bears and posing bare-chested with guns.So is Putin the most macho national leader ever? Well, he has a bit of competition... Check out our round-up of the world's most macho leaders.