FILE PHOTO: Russian President Putin shakes hands with Valentina Tereshkova

FILE PHOTO: Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) shakes hands with Valentina Tereshkova, the first woman cosmonaut in space, during their meeting on Tereshkova’s 70th birthday at the presidential residence of Novo-Ogaryovo outside Moscow March 6, 2007. REUTERS/Natalia Kolesnikova/Pool (RUSSIA)/File Photo