The "Henley&Partners" Company of Switzerland has disclosed the new rating of passports of the world countries, APA’s Russian bureau reports.
The list is topped by Japan. Thus, the people owning Japan’s passport have the opportunity to travel to 191 countries of the world without passport. The second place in the rating list is occupied by Singapore (190 countries), the third place – by Germany and Southern Korea Republic (189 countries). Finland, Italy, Denmark, Spain, Luxemburg, Sweden, France, Switzerland, Portugal, the Netherlands, Ireland, Austria, the USA, the Great Britain, Norway, Greece, Belgium, New Zealand, Malta, the Czech Republic, Canada, Australia, Slovakia, Lithuania and Hungary have settled down in the initial twenty places.
And Azerbaijan together with the Philippines have occupied the 76th place in the list. The citizens owning the Azerbaijani passport can travel to 67 countries of the world without visa.
Georgia has settled in the 53rd place in the rating list (116 countries), Turkey - in the 55th place (111 countries), Russia – in the 51st place (118 countries), and Armenia – in the 81st place (62 countries).