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American Council on Science and Health: Chinese New Year 2020: 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. - Alex Berezow, PhD and Phillip Orchard Full story

Real Clear World: Russia's Puzzling Moves

Russian President Vladimir Putin wants to change the perception of Poland from a victim nation to a historical aggressor. - George Friedman Full story

Axios: It's not all About the Markets

"It's important not to confuse financial markets with economic well-being," George Friedman, founder and chairman of Geopolitical Futures, tells Axios. Full story

Cicero: Russia’s Puzzling Moves

Russian President Vladimir Putin is claiming that it was not the totalitarians but the liberal democracies that started World War II. He wants to change the perception of Poland from a victim nation to a historical aggressor. - George Friedman Full story

FS Insider: US ‘Generations’ Ahead of Russia, China and Iran in Weapons Technology, Says George Friedman

George Friedman, founder and chairman of Geopolitical Futures, discusses his view of the world in light of recent events in the Middle East, the U.S.-China trade war and the technological arms race underway. Full story

The Epoch Times: China’s Workforce Demographic on the Decline as Population Set to Shrink

Geopolitical Futures’ Forecast for 2020 predicts that China “will struggle to maintain economic stability” and that “neither resolution of the trade war nor financial reforms will restore China’s economic power.” Full story

Real Clear World: For Turkey, a New Chapter in an Old Rivalry

With such significant geopolitical shifts emerging in the Eastern Mediterranean, let's take stock of its naval landscape: the players involved, their capabilities, their restraints and, most important, their intentions. - Caroline Rose Full story

Yahoo Finance: Iran is 'Re-examining its Entire Intelligence Infrastructure': Geopolitical Expert

In an interview with Yahoo Finance before Iran fired missiles at U.S. forces in Iraq early Wednesday, president of Geopolitical Futures George Friedman says right now that Iran is scrutinizing its intelligence infrastructure. Full story

WORLD Magazine: Beyond the Panicky Headlines

What in the world was the head of Iranian intelligence doing just south of Baghdad airport? The last thing you do is allow your head of intelligence to go in harm’s way. - George Friedman speaks to WORLD Magazine's Marvin Olasky Full interview

WORLD Radio: Iran Scrambles to Find the Soleimani Snitch

U.S. forces killed Quds Force General Qassem Soleimani in a drone strike on Friday, inflaming tensions in the Middle East. WORLD editor in chief Marvin Olasky talked to George Friedman for some perspective on the strike and its possible repercussions. Full episode