- President Donald Trump, meanwhile, is at his New Jersey golf club
- This is not the first time the Kremlin has released photos of a leisurely Putin
One is at a golf club in New Jersey. The other is fishing bare-chested in Siberia.
Not to be outdone, his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, spent the week fishing, hiking and kayaking while decked out in army gear, photos released by the Kremlin show. In one shot, Putin takes a dip in the water while wearing a camouflage dive suit.
The latest images come just days after Congress approved -- and Trump grudgingly signed
-- a new set of sanctions against Russia because of Moscow's interference in the 2016 US election
Here are some of the entries from Putin's vacation scrapbook:
This is not the first time the Kremlin has released photos of Putin away from the office. There's even a calendar filled with pictures of the ex-KGB officer holding kittens
, dressed in a wetsuit, riding a horse and relaxing in a tree after a five-mile hike.