Power and influence will shift away from the United States and toward Asia by 2025



Patrick Tucker : Author
The National Intelligence Council forecasts that U.S. influence will wane in the next two decades as China, Russia, and other Asian countries accumulate more power and wealth. China GDP is projected to average 7% for 2009, as opposed to flat yearly growth for the United States.


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