Thousands of protesters gathered in the streets of Moscow Monday to contest Vladimir Putin's victory as three-term incumbent to Russia's presidency. Demonstrators shouted shame! and Russia without Putin! as police and security forces broke up crowds and arrested many, the Associated Press reported. Sunday, March 4 Vladimir Putin won his bid for reelection as President of Russia for the third time, with a reported 63 percent of the vote. Opponents point to a heavily slanted campaign in Putin's favor and polling violations nationwide.