Geopolitical Futures

Geopolitical Futures (GPF) was founded in 2015 by George Friedman, international strategist and author of The Calm Before the Storm and The Next 100 Years. GPF is non-ideological, analyzes the world and forecasts the future using geopolitics: political, economic, military and geographic dimensions at the foundation of a nation.

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Daily Memo: Coronavirus Cases Increase, Turkey Threatens Another Syrian Offensive

Confirmed cases of the coronavirus increase, and Turkey threatens an offensive in Idlib.

Live Discussion: Europe after Brexit

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Daily Memo: Turkey Condemns France Over Libya, Belarus Considers Chinese Investment

Turkey singles out France in Libya, and Belarus looks to China for support.

Daily Memo: Idlib Tests Turkey’s Patience, India-Australia Cooperation, North Korea Low on Cash

Turkey accused Russia of failing to live up to its promises, and the Bank of Korea said Pyongyang was running out of cash.

Daily Memo: China’s Coronavirus Strategy, the UK’s Huawei Policy

Xi Jinping has charged his trusted ally with heading the government response to the Wuhan virus.

Real Clear World: The Year of the Coronavirus

The biggest political and economic effects of pandemics come from public panic and panicked government responses, not the disease itself. - Phillip Orchard and Alex Berezow Full story

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