Putin officially divorces his wife Lyudmila: Kremlin

Russian President Vladimir Putin has formally divorced his wife Lyudmila after more than 30 years of marriage, Kremlin spokesman said on Wednesday, following a surprise breakup announcement last year.

Putin`s divorce may clear way for new marriage: Analysts

Vladimir Putin`s carefully staged announcement that his marriage is over appears at odds with his declared conservative values but would make sense if the Russian president plans to remarry.

Russian president Vladimir Putin announces divorce

Russian President Vladimir Putin announced divorce with his wife Lyudmila on Thursday, agencies reported.