The UAE passport is officially the most powerful in the worldStaff Writer | December 4, 2018
The Global Passport Index ranks every passport in the world according to how freely a country's citizens are allowed to travel around the world.
The Global Passport Index Iraq, Pakistan, and Afghanistan lowest ranked countries
The Middle Eastern state overtakes the Singaporean passport, which was the most powerful passport in 2017 on the index, and now sits in equal second place along with Germany.
Passport power rankings:
1. United Arab Emirates
2. Singapore, Germany
3. Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Luxembourg, France, Italy, Netherlands, Spain, Norway, South Korea and USA
4. Belgium, Austria, Japan, Greece, Portugal, Switzerland, Ireland and Canada and United Kingdom
5. Czech Republic and Hungary
6. Malta, Iceland, New Zealand
7. Malaysia, Slovenia, Poland, Lithuania, Slovakia, Latvia and Australia
9. Romania and Bulgaria
10. Cyprus and Liechtenstein
Among the lowest ranked countries in the world are Iraq, Pakistan, and Afghanistan.
More here: https://www.passportindex.org/byRank.php ■