VLADIVOSTOK. On November 3. VOSTOK MEDIA - Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, is second only to U.S. President Barack Obama in a report released Wednesday, the list of 70 most powerful people in the world by U.S. magazine Forbes.
The top three also included Chinese President Hu Jintao.
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev was only in 59th place. Russian businessman Alisher Usmanov is in the 70th place. One of the founders of Google Sergey Brin, who was born in Moscow, took 30 th place..