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  • Putin forced to go through metal detector in Singapore

    The security services at the ASEAN summit forced the Russian president to go through a metal detector, which is not usually the case for heads of state, who are normally given a separate passage without control. Despite the customary practice, Vladimir Putin was made to walk through a metal detector, Kommersant newspaper reported on Wednesday, November 14.

    “He arrived at the summit at the Suntec trade exhibition center and wanted to pass by the metal detector frame as usual, which under such …