Putin: Trump An 'Outstanding, Talented' Man
Vladimir Putin has described US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump as an "unquestionably talented" man.
"He is a very outstanding man, unquestionably talented," the Russian President told reporters after his annual news conference on Thursday.
Mr Putin praised Mr Trump after his marathon annual news conference
"It's not up to us to judge his virtue, that is up to US voters, but he is the absolute leader of the presidential race," he added.
Mr Putin also described the property billionaire as a "very flamboyant man".