The top trends that will shape 2014, according to STRATFOR Global Intelligence:
- An enduring détente between Iran and the United States
- The rise of nationalist and extremist parties in Europe
- Russia and Germany bargain over Central/Eastern Europe and energy policy
- China’s return to strongman politics
- Domestic turmoil and economic stress in India and Turkey.
Source:STRATFOR Global Intelligence, 27 December 2013.