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RANKED: The most powerful countries on earth

The US has retained its spot as the most powerful country in the world in 2019 according to an annual ranking, followed closely by some of its closet allies and traditional adversaries. The US News and World Report rankings look at a country’s political and financial influences, as well as […]
RANKED: The most powerful countries on earth
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These were the world’s 15 weakest militaries in 2018

After nearly two decades focused on fighting terrorists and insurgents, the US has again put its focus on battling uniformed militaries, especially those of its two foremost rivals: China and Russia. Those three countries field the world’s most sophisticated and powerful militaries. While head-to-head comparisons of military strength can be […]
These were the world’s 15 weakest militaries in 2018
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These are the most powerful militaries in Asia

The arms trade is booming: The volume of international transfers of major weapons between 2013 and 2017 was 10% higher than between 2008 and 2012. Countries in Asia have been major players in that trade. The continent was home to three of the top 10 arms exporters between 2013 and […]
These are the most powerful militaries in Asia