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Vladimir Putin–dictator, persecutor of gays, war criminal, charmer of Megyn Kelly and tigers–has released a new set of Siberian vacation photos seven months ahead of the next Russian presidential election. And daaaaaamn look at those pecs.

His mastery over the wild is well documented, from putting a tracking collar on a tiger, horseback riding through an untamed glen, to plucking Greek urns from the Black Sea. And now, this gallery of balls-out testosterone: Vladimir, fish hunter.

Here he is with a fish:

Image Alexei Nikolsky, Kremlin Photo Pool via the AP

Here he is with a fish:

Image Alexei Nikolsky, Kremlin Photo Pool via the AP

Here he is with a fish:

Image Alexei Nikolsky, Kremlin Photo Pool via the AP

Here he is with a fish:

Image Alexei Nikolsky, Kremlin Photo Pool via the AP

Here he is with a fish:

Image Alexei Nikolsky, Kremlin Photo Pool via the AP

Here he is with a fish:

Image Alexei Nikolsky, Kremlin Photo Pool via the AP

Here he is with a fish:

Image Alexei Nikolsky, Kremlin Photo Pool via the AP

Here he is contemplating his next fish:

Image Alexei Nikolsky, Kremlin Photo Pool via the AP

The BBC added a soundtrack:

Woot! Fish!

Image Alexei Nikolsky, Kremlin Photo Pool via the AP