Turkey ranks 16th among world's most powerful countries
US News magazine announced the results of the research. According to the report prepared by the BAV Group and University of Pennsylvania experts, the USA ranked as the most powerful country as predicted.
US RANKED FIRST
The United States, which is perceived to be the most powerful country, has the world's largest economy and biggest military budget. Russia and China, the next two countries perceived to be the most powerful, are among the world's top four military spenders.
Turkey was cited as the 16th country on the list.
Top 20 countries included:
11.United Arab Emirates