Vlad tickles the ivories: Videos that went viral in China, May 15-19

Putin’s musical skills, heartwarming acts from police officers, and a perky poodle.

  1. Putin’s music talents!
    Russian President Vladimir Putin played two Russian songs on a (badly tuned) piano before a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping during the Belt and Road Forum last Sunday in Beijing.

  2. A real police officer
    An officer stopped his police car in front of oncoming traffic and helped an elderly person cross the road in southwest China’s Sichuan Province.

  • A biped poodle

  • Saving the baby!
    Police in China’s Guangdong Province broke a car window to release a one-year-old toddler who was locked inside the car for about 40 minutes. The parents had gone shopping…