The Russian prime minister was booed in a rare public display of disapproval, two weeks before he faces parliamentary elections.
Nov. 20, 2011 Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, center, watches a mixed martial arts fight show in Moscow. Putin has long been an admirer of Russian heavyweight mixed martial arts fighter Fedor Emelianenko and he attended his fight Sunday night in Moscow against American Jeff Monson. Russian female boxer Nalalia Ragozina is at right and Alexander Muromsky is at left. Alexei Druzhinin/AP Buy Photo