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Vladimir Putin delivers a speech during a rally of his supporters at the Luzhniki stadium in Moscow on February 23, 2012.
Vladimir Putin delivers a speech during a rally of his supporters at the Luzhniki stadium in Moscow on February 23, 2012.

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Russian President Vladimir Putin and other forceful world leaders are praising President-elect Donald Trump. What's behind the admiration? CNN's Ivan Watson reports.