Washington, the saying goes, is Hollywood for the ugly. While politicians usually look more like members of the chess club than the cheerleading squad, a few female politicians have managed for make international headlines for both their beauty and brains.
Former Russian spy and total cutie Anna Chapman is now on the verge of joining the exalted ranks of hot female politicians. She’s running to become the next MP from Volgograd region on Vladimir Putin’s United Russia ticket. To celebrate, TheDC looks at some of our favorite lady leaders from around the world.