It is impossible to make accurate predictions outside of science fiction What will happen in the future, that Doesn’t stop politicians around the world Take advantage of the final weeks of the year to summarize the season-ending and predict what the next one will be like.
Dmitry Medvedev, former President of Russia and current Deputy Chairman of the Russian Security Council, wanted no less. This Tuesday he published a Twitter thread with his predictions for 2023. a short list of ten points each insane, describing an almost apocalyptic scenario.
His “humble contribution”, as he calls it, begins with a warning about the economic outlook. the price of oil will rise to $150 a barrel And the price of gas will exceed $5,000 for every 1,000 cubic metres”, predicts the man who has been appointed this week as number two of the Russian military-industrial commission led by Vladimir Putin.
Along these lines, Medvedev draws an ineffective map for Europe. “The United Kingdom will rejoin the European Union. After that the EU will collapse and the euro will cease to be used,” says the Russian politician who has fueled the invasion of Ukraine since it began in February disinformation campaign Promoted by the Kremlin through its social networks.
He has also been very belligerent towards Kyiv, calling Ukrainians “cockroaches” and accusing its leaders of being able to use nuclear weapons on their own citizens “for diabolical pleasure”.
On this occasion, Medvedev has virtually ruled over the future of Ukraine, which, in his opinion, will be annexed (at least west side, because Russia believes that the former belongs to it after the illegal annexation of four provinces by Poland and Hungary). and that’s not all: “Fourth Reich will be created which would include Germany and its ‘satellites’ like Poland, Baltic states, Czech Republic, Slovakia, ‘Kyiv Republic’ etc.
But this will not happen peacefully, rather, according to his predictions, “a war will break out between France and France’s fourth Reich, During this process, Europe would be divided and Poland would be partitioned. Britain will secede and will join the Republic of Ireland.”
On the New Year’s Eve, everybody’s into making predictions
Many come up with futuristic hypotheses, as if competing to single out the wildest, and even the most absurd ones.
Here’s our humble contribution.
What can happen in 2023:
— Dmitry Medvedev (@MedvedevRussiaE) December 26, 2022
Medvedev, the war between China and America
The United States could not be missing from their forecasts. Medvedev, who met the Chinese leader last week, Xi Jinping, has warned the first world power on several occasions with the use of nuclear weapons. Thus, it is not the first time that he has used an apocalyptic narrative to refer to a country led by Joe Biden.
On this occasion, he predicted that a civil war would break out that would end California y texas becoming independent, and Texas and Mexico Creating a superstate. According to Medvedev, all this will always be under the watch of Elon Musk, who “will win the presidential elections in several states, which will be followed by the end of the new civil war. voted for the republican party,
As a result of this outbreak of violence, the former Russian leader believes that “majority of stock market and financial activity will leave America and Europe and move to Asia.”
it doesn’t end there: according to his version, “the Bretton Woods system of monetary management would collapse, bring down IMF and World BankFurthermore, he continues, “the euro and the dollar will not operate as world reserve currencies. Digital fiat currencies will be actively used instead.”
These messages have gone viral and even Twitter CEO Elon Musk has responded to the same. ,epic hilo“, wrote the tycoon. This is not the first time that Medvedev’s visions are so disastrous. Already in the summer, the former Russian president assured that “Ukraine will disappear from the world map” in two years.