Pushkov told about those who are behind the times by 30 years


RIA Novosti

The Chairman of the Federation Council Commission on information policy Alexei Pushkov said that America is no longer a third world economy. Such an entry he posted on his personal Twitter page.

Pushkov says that in the moment the United States is 14.5 percent of the world economy. A third of the world economy accounted for by the United States in 1985. According to Pushkov, all the people who still live with such notions, and behind the times for 30 years.

USA no longer a third world economy, and 14.5%. A third of them were in 1985. Those who live these views are behind the times for 30 years.

— Alexei Pushkov (@Alexey_Pushkov) may 2, 2017.

Earlier it was reported that Alexei Pushkov called the cynicism the statement of the Minister of Commerce Wilbur Ross on the impact on Syria of 7 April.