Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks to his supporters from the All-Russia Popular Front in the Novo-Ogaryovo residence outside Moscow, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012. President Vladimir P

 

              Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks to his supporters from the All-Russia Popular Front  in the Novo-Ogaryovo residence outside Moscow, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012. President Vladimir P
Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks to his supporters from the All-Russia Popular Front in the Novo-Ogaryovo residence outside Moscow, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012. President Vladimir Putin has spoken out against the wearing of headscarves in Russian schools in his first public comment on a potentially explosive issue. (AP Photo/RIA-Novosti, Alexei Nikolsky, Presidential Press Service)