Russian Prime Minister and presidential candidate Vladimir Putin, left, has tears in his eyes as he emotionally reacts at a massive rally of his supporters at Manezh square outside Kremlin, in Moscow,... more 
Russian Prime Minister and presidential candidate Vladimir Putin, left, has tears in his eyes as he emotionally reacts at a massive rally of his supporters at Manezh square outside Kremlin, in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, March 4, 2012. Putin has claimed victory in Russia's presidential election, thanking his supporters for helping foil foreign plots aimed to weaken the country, an election which the opposition and independent observers say has been marred by widespread violations. (AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Ivan Sekretarev
Sun, Mar 4, 2012 6:58 PM EST