Do you know about the easiest and hardest countries to conquer in the world? You might be surprised to know about them, as there are many unexpected names in the list. There’s an article on Insider Monkey which has a list of ten easiest and hardest countries to conquer that we’re going to share with you. Let’s take a look at Insider Monkey’s list to find out about these countries.

The first ranking criterion that we have used is the strength of the armed forces. For this we have used the Global Firepower List of 126 countries, which is based on over 50 factors that elaborate a country’s power index. To make smaller countries, with limited resources able to compete with larger countries, the Global Firepower list has ignored many factors like nuclear capability, a number of weapons’ systems, leadership status, etc.

Countries that don’t have an active Navy have not been penalized for the fact. The research, however, takes into account geographical factors, availability of natural resources, the strength of the economy, etc. To read more, please visit 10 Easiest and Hardest Countries to Conquer.