France edges ahead of the US in world soft power rankings
July 19 , 2017
As per a new report that was published on July 18 France has been proclaimed to be the numero uno country in the world in terms of soft power. The report named The Soft Power 30 is published by a public relations firm named Portland Communications. According to the report the UK occupies the second list. In 2016 the US had won the top spot in these rankings. The term soft power means a combination of political values, foreign policy, and culture to influence the world instead of force.