Vladimir Putin the the Russia President has revealed that he there are chances that he might get married again on thursday.
Putin told a reporter while at his annual press conference which focal point was on international relations and the state economy despite the fact that he has always kept his family life private.
"As a respectable person, I will have to do this at some point," Putin said, smiling.
Putin was married to Lyudmila Putina from 1983 until their divorce, announced in 2013.
Their daughters, Katerina and Maria, both in their early 30s, are not involved in politics and have stayed firmly out of the limelight.
Since he divorced his wife Lyudmila, rumours have swirled around Putin's personal life.
One Russian newspaper report said he was in a relationship with Alina Kabaeva, a former Olympic gymnast, though Putin rejected the assertion.
Reuters reported in 2016 that a businessman with ties to associates of Putin had transferred ownership of properties to Alina Kabaeva's sister and grandmother.