MOSCOW, February 12 - RIA Novosti. Turkish state TV channel TRT1 broadcasts a map with the forecast of the expansion of the sphere of influence of Ankara, prepared earlier by Stratfor.
The company predicts that by 2050 Turkey will expand its influence over the Balkans, North Africa, the Middle East, Transcaucasia, Central Asia, and part of Russia. So, on the map in the zone of interests of Ankara were the republics of the North Caucasus, Crimea, Krasnodar and Stavropol Territories, Rostov and Astrakhan Regions, Kalmykia and parts of other regions in the south of the European territory of the country.
Also in the zone of influence of Turkey, in accordance with the forecast of falling into Libya, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Syria, Greece, Cyprus, Armenia, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Yemen, the United Arab Emirates and parts of the Asian republics of the former USSR.