Michel de Nostredame was a 16th century French philosopher who, according to followers, has predicted many historical events including 9/11, the rise of Hitler and Donald Trump’s presidential victory.After a year full of surprises and political upsets, believers have looked once again to Nostradamus’ writings to try to predict what the brand new year provides.
On the world stage, China will make bold moves to cure the “economic imbalance” in the world with far-reaching effects, according to believers
Italy could face monetaray hardship with rising unemployment and loans rendering it the “epicentre” of a brand new eurozone crisis.
The country looks set to see economic turmoil and a deepening banking crisis in the wake the Italian referendum result and Matteo Renzi’s decision to resign.
The “current superpower”, thought to be a mention of the US, is expected to become increasingly ungovernable and incompetent in the entire year that Mr Trump enters office.
Nostradamus’s prophecies have already been interpreted in lots of terrifying ways
Another prophecy is thought to predict a fresh truce between Russia and Ukraine, which is opposed by the US but embraced by the EU.
In Latin America, Governments are forecast to move from left-wing policies, which will help set the stage for potential civil unrest.The most terrifying of the alleged prophecies is a “Hot War” over world wide warming and diminishing resources, with the best threats reported to be biological warfare and terrorism.
In terms of technology, Nostradamus predicted that cloud computing would simply become known as computing, solar power would become more widespread, and commercial space travel would remove with orbital flights around the Earth.