Top 20 most powerful Presidents in the world
These are the top 20 most powerful Presidents in the world who are revered and given 24/7 protection.
1. Joe Biden
Joe Biden is the current president of the United States and one of the most influential politicians in the world. He became the 46th President of the United States, succeeding Donald Trump in 2020. He is a Democrat and was the 47th vice president of the United States and represented Delaware as a senator for several years; 1973 to 2009.
2. Vladimir Putin
The second most powerful president in the world is the Russian President Vladimir Putin. He is a former intelligence officer who has served as President of Russia since 2012. He served as Prime Minister of Russia from 1999 to 2000 and from 2008 to 2012.
3. Xi Jinping
The third most powerful and feared leader is the President of China, Xi Jinping. Jinping is a Chinese politician who is president of the People’s Republic of China communist party since 2013. The communist leader is regarded as the third most powerful person in the world although western world critics see him as a despotic leader, conducting mass surveillance, human rights violator, media control of news, the Internet, and events.
4. Angela Merkel
Angela Merkel has served as a prime Chancellor since 2005, making her the most powerful woman in the world. He was the leader of the opposition from 2002 to 2005 before becoming prime minister.
Merkel served as chairman of the Christian Democratic Party from 2000 to 2018. She was Germany’s first female chancellor and is widely referred to as the de facto president of the European Union. She is the fourth most powerful leader in the world.
5. Boris Johnson
The fifth most powerful leader in the world is Alexander Boris Johnson, the British politician and writer who has served as Prime Minister and Chairman of the Conservative Party since July 2019. The former secretary of state was also the commonwealth affairs secretary for two years before being elected as Prime Minister.
6. Yoshihide Suga
Japanese Prime Minister, Yoshihide Suga is the 6th most powerful president in the world.
Born to parents who were strawberry farmers, the ace politician hails from a humble background that puts him in a good position above his peers to understand the ordinary man.
At 71, he climbed through the political ladder and was initially a LDP Lawmaker before winning city council elections.
7. Narendra Modi
Narendra Modi is the 14th current Prime Minister of India, the largest democracy in the world making him the seventh most powerful. This has earned him the title as the most popular prime minister in the world. For 13 years, he served as the Prime Minister of Gujarat Province. He is a Member of Parliament for the Varanasi District of Uttar Pradesh.
8. Ayatollah Ali Khamenei
Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Iran’s top authority since 1989, has openly denounce Western influence in his country and in the Middle East as a whole. Khamenei, is seen as the loyal spiritual head of Iran, supports the slogan “Death to America” and tries to portray Iran as a geopolitical and ideological enemy of the United States and Israel.
9. Moon Jae
Moon Jae In is a South Korean politician and lawyer who took office as President of the Republic of Korea in 2017. Formerly he served in the capacity as Chief of Staff of Roh Moo Hyun and Chief of Staff as a member of the 19th National Assembly and served as leader of the Democratic party in Korea.
10. Jair Bolsonaro
Jair Bolsonaro, is a retired Brazilian politician and military man, he is the 38th President of Brazil as of January 1, 2019. He didn’t succeed after being elected to the Conservative Social Liberal Party in 2018. From 1991 to 2018, Bolsonaro was a member of the Brazilian parliament and represented the state of Rio de Janeiro.
11. King Salman bin Abdel Aziz
King Salman bin Abdel Aziz was appointed Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia and was appointed Deputy Prime Minister by King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz on 18 June 2012 following the death of Crown Prince Nayef bin Abdulaziz.
King Salman was born on December 31, 1935 in Riyadh and attended the Prince’s School in Riyadh. He served as Vice Governor of Riyadh from March 1954 to April 1955, Governor of Riyadh from April 1955 to December 1960, and was appointed Minister of Defense from February 1963 to November 5, 2011.
12. Emmanuel Macron
Emmanuel Macron was born December 21, 1977 in Amiens, France, is a French banker and politician elected by French People and the first to win an election in the fifth republic without the support of the socialist or Gaullist. He is the youngest head of state since Napoleon.
13. Abdel Fattah al-Sisi
Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (born November 19, 1954 in Cairo, Egypt) is an Egyptian military man who became the de facto leader of Egypt in July 2013 in a successful coup d’etat against his predecessor Mohammed morsi. Sisi was elected president in May 2014 and was reelected for a second term in March 2018.
14. Pedro Sánchez
Pedro Sánchez is the President of the Spanish Government since June 2018 which makes him the a powerful leader in the world. He has a doctorate in economics and in 2013 was the general secretary of the Spanish Socialist Party (PSOE). He was opposition leader and candidate for prime minister from 2014 to 2016.
15. Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa
This great President of Portugal is Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, who took office on March 9, 2016. Unlike most European presidents, the Portuguese president has very broad powers. Although the Portuguese Prime Minister and Parliament control most of the country’s day-to-day affairs, the Portuguese President wields considerable influence and power, especially in the areas of national security and foreign policy.
16. Alexander De Croo
Belgium’s current prime Minister is Alexander De Croo, a son of a top politcian was appointed on 1at October 2020 to succeed her predecessor Sophie Wilmes. He is a member of the flemish liberals Democrats.
17. Alexander Lukashenko
Alexander Lukashenko is the president of Belarus and although tagged as a dictator his country has the lowest rate for unemployment.
18. Volodymir Zelensky
Ukraine used to be part of the soviet union but seceded from it and it’s current president is Volodymir Zelensky. Being a former comedian, the youngest president in Europe is also very powerful in the world.
19. Mark Rutte
The Netherlands caretaker prime Minister is Mark Rutte. He has been in power for several years. He remains one of the prominent politicians in Europe.
20. Stefan Löfven
Born in July 21, 1957, Stockholm, Sweden, the revered Swedish labour leader and Social Democratic politician is Stefan Löfven, who has served in the capacity as prime minister of Sweden for years. A very powerful figure.