There, he was told that first, he would have to either serve in the army or complete college, preferably with a degree in law.“And from that moment, I began preparing myself to enter the law department at Leningrad State University,” Mr Putin notes.
His mother did not approve of his decision to do judo.
Granted, soon after, I decided I wanted to be a sailor, but then I wanted to do intelligence again. Vladimir Putin Even before he finished school, Vladimir Putin wanted to work in intelligence.
He went to a public reception office of the KGB Directorate to find out how to become an intelligence officer.
She met with his father asking him to influence his son.
It did not help much, but Vladimir Putin himself radically changed his attitude toward his studies when he was in the sixth grade. I was asserting myself through sports, achieving something. No doubt, this had an enormous effect.” In the sixth grade, Vladimir Putin decided that he needed to achieve something in life, so he began getting good grades, which came easily to him.
He then drove to a motel in Stafford, where he was met by police and arrested.