WHAT IS WORLD’S MOST POWERFUL COUNTRY? NEW REPORT FINDS CHINA RISING TO TOP

By Tom O'Connor, NewsWeek

Claiming the report was “the world’s most comprehensive ranking of national capability,” its chief analyst, James Rogers, argued that the U.K.’s global status had been little affected by the Brexit crisis that has afflicted its currency and polarized its government. The report argued that the U.K. still managed to “project and extend itself … around the world.”

Still, Rogers noted that “this position may now be under serious threat from China,” whose “economic growth and naval investment could see it overtake the U.K. as a global power” as early as 2020.

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