Israel achieves eighth place as top seven have more military hardware & personnel and a considerably larger annual military budget.
Israel was ranked the eighth most powerful country in the world, according to the US News and World Report‘s power ranking in 2019.
The power ranking was based on leader, economic influence, political influence, international alliance and a strong military. This ranking was part of a subcategory ranking for the US News‘s annual Best Country ranking. Israel received a high ranking because of its strong military, along with its strong political influence and international alliances. Continue Reading »