World Soft Power Index 2023

Who leads the world?

The ISSF World Soft Power Index 2023, second edition of a first-of-its-kind comprehensive Index that evaluated the soft power of 100+ countries, brings out some interesting insights.

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Professor Habib Al Badawi

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India’s role in collective maritime security Christian Bueger, University of Copenhagen & SafeSeas August 2022 The expansion of the Chinese navy in …

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