This Is the Face Vladimir Putin Made When He Was Confronted by a Topless Protestor

While visiting Germany today, Russian President Vladimir Putin was confronted by a topless protester from the organization Femen. This is the face he made in response. Here's a GIF:

This Is the Face Vladimir Putin Made When He Was Confronted by a Topless Protestor

Hold on! Is that a... let's go to replay:

This Is the Face Vladimir Putin Made When He Was Confronted by a Topless Protestor

Yes, folks: that is a thumbs up.

Later, Putin laughed it off:

"Regarding this performance, I liked it," grinned Putin at a joint news conference with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, adding that it had helped to promote the trade fair though he suggested that the security men could have been "gentler".

"I did not catch what they were shouting, I did not even see if they were blondes, brunettes or chestnut-haired ... I don't see anything terrible in (the protest), though I think ... it is better to be dressed if one wants to discuss political matters."

This Is the Face Vladimir Putin Made When He Was Confronted by a Topless Protestor