Originally produced on April 16, 2018 for Mauldin Economics, LLC
By George Friedman and Xander Snyder
The Russian ruble, Turkish lira, and Iranian rial are all falling in value. What do they have in common? The United States is in some way involved in their decline. It’s a sign of US power: Even as its military becomes more limited and it threatens to pull back from the Middle East and other parts of the world, the US can still put pressure on the economies of countries that are working against US interests and impact global conflicts without resorting to military force.
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Source: Geopolitical Futures