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  1. Pedro Sánchez
    Prime Minister of Spain

    Pedro Sanchez


  2. Justin Trudeau
    Prime Minister of Canada

    Justin Trudeau

    alexguibord / flickr.com

    (SEE ALSO: The Justin Trudeau-Scented Candle. Etsy | Amazon)


  3. Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck
    King of Bhutan

    Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck

    brentolson / flickr.com


  4. Jacinda Ardern
    Prime Minister of New Zealand

    Jacinda Ardern, prime minister of New Zealand


  5. Jovenel Moise
    President of Haiti

    Jovenel Moïse


  6. Emmanuel Macron
    President of France

    Emmanuel Macron


  7. Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović
    President of Croatia

    Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović

    Croatian President Kolinda Myles Cullen/Released)


  8. Edi Rama
    Prime Minister of Albania

    Edi Rama

    EPA/ARMANDO BABANI


  9. Joseph Kabila
    President of the Democratic Republic of the Congo

    Joseph Kabila

    Amanda Lucidon / White House


  10. Moon Jae-in
    President of South Korea

    Moon Jae-in

    Korea.net / Korean Culture and Information Service (Jeon Han)


  11. Katrín Jakobsdóttir
    Prime Minister of Iceland

    Katrin Jakobsdottir


  12. Peter Pellegrini
    Prime Minister of Slovakia

    Peter Pellegrini


  13. Leo Varadkar
    Taoiseach of Ireland

    Leo Varadkar


  14. George Weah
    President of Liberia

    George Weah


  15. Alexis Tsipras
    Prime Minister of Greece

    Alexis Tsipras

    Matthew Tsimitak / flickr.com


  16. Imran Khan
    Prime Minister of Pakistan

    Imran Khan


  17. Malcolm Turnbull
    Prime Minister of Australia

    Malcolm Turnbull

    timbauerphoto.com


  18. Lee Hsien Loong
    Prime Minister of Singapore

    Lee Hsien Loong

    Gobierno de Chile


  19. Xavier Bettel
    Prime Minister of Luxembourg

    Xavier Bettel

    jwh / lb.wikipedia.org


  20. Sebastián Piñera
    President of Chile

    Sebastian Pinera


  21. Mokgweetsi Masisi
    President of Botswana

    Mokgweetsi Masisi


  22. Alain Berset
    President of Switzerland (more or less)

    Alain Berset


  23. Felipe VI
    King of Spain

    Felipe VI

    Xavier Granja Cedeño / Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores, Comercio e Integración


  24. Henri
    Grand Duke of Luxembourg

    Henri

    monarchie.lu


  25. Patrice Talon
    President of Benin

    Patrice Talon


  26. Mauricio Macri
    President of Argentina

    Mauricio Macri

    Inés Tanoira / Foto Institucional Mauricio Macri


  27. Mark Rutte
    Prime Minister of the Netherlands

    Mark Rutte

    Nick van Ormondt


  28. Tsai Ing-wen
    President of Taiwan

    Tsai Ing-wen

    Wind92 / Wikimedia Commons


  29. Alexander Lukashenko
    President of Belarus

    Alexander Lukashenko

    kremlin.ru


  30. Pierre Nkurunziza
    President of Burundi

    Pierre Nkurunziza


  31. Vladimir Putin
    President of Russia

    Vladimir Putin

    kremlin.ru

    (SEE ALSO: The Putin-Scented Candle.Etsy | Amazon


  32. Dmitry Medvedev
    Prime Minister of Russia

    Dmitry Medvedev

    kremlin.ru


  33. Hilda Heine
    President of the Marshall Islands

    Hilde Heine


  34. Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow
    President of Turkmenistan

    Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow


  35. Borut Pahor
    President of Slovenia

    Borut Pahor

    vlada.si


  36. Ranil Wickremesinghe
    Prime Minister of Sri Lanka

    Ranil Wickremesinghe


  37. Denis Sassou Nguesso
    President of the Republic of the Congo

    Denis Sassou Nguesso


  38. Carlos Alvarado Quesada
    President of Costa Rica

    Carlos Alvarado Quesada


  39. Abdullah II
    King of Jordan

    Abdullah II

    European People’s Party


  40. Joseph Muscat
    Prime Minister of Malta

    Joseph Muscat


  41. Evo Morales
    President of Bolivia

    Evo Morales

    Alain Bachellier


  42. Joko Widodo
    President of Indonesia

    Joko Widodo

    International Maritime Organization


  43. Hubert Minnis
    Prime Minister of the Bahamas

    Hubert Minnis


  44. Shinzō Abe
    Prime Minister of Japan

    Shinzo Abe

    Georgina Coupe / Crown Copyright


  45. Jimmy Morales
    President of Guatemala

    Jimmy Morales

    Publinews Guatemala / Youtube.com


  46. Benjamin Netanyahu
    Prime Minister of Israel

    Benjamin Netanyahu

    European External Action Service


  47. Marie Louise Coleiro Preca
    President of Malta


  48. Dési Bouterse
    President of Suriname

    Desi Bouterse


  49. Keith Mitchell
    Prime Minister of Grenada

    Keith Mitchell


  50. Pravind Jugnauth
    Prime Minister of Mauritius

    Pravind Jugnauth


  51. Faure Gnassingbé
    President of Togo

    Faure Gnassingbé

    Pierre Albouy / UN


  52. Juha Sipilä
    Prime Minister of Finland

    Juha Sipila

    Team Finland


  53. Andrzej Duda
    President of Poland

    Andrzej Duda

    Lukas Plewnia


  54. Alassane Ouattara
    President of Ivory Coast

    Alassane Ouattara


  55. Margrethe II
    Queen of Denmark

    Margrethe II

    Rigmor Mydtskov


  56. Iván Duque Márquez
    President of Colombia

    Iván Duque Márquez


  57. Theresa May
    Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

    Theresa May

    Policy Exchange


  58. Albert II
    Prince of Monaco

    Albert II

    UNESCO


  59. Aksel V. Johannesen
    Prime Minister of the Faroe Islands

    Aksel V. Johannesen

    j.fo


  60. Filipe Nyusi
    President of Mozambique

    Filipe Nyusi


  61. Boyko Borisov
    President of Bulgaria

    Boyko Borisov


  62. Pope Francis
    Sovereign of Vatican City

    Pope Francis

    Jeffrey Bruno Aleteia


  63. Zoran Zaev
    Prime Minister of Macedonia

    Zoran Zaev


  64. Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani
    Emir of Qatar

    Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani

    Presidencia de la República Mexicana


  65. Battulga Khaltmaa
    President of Mongolia

    Battulga Khaltmaa


  66. Norodom Sihamoni
    King of Cambodia

    Norodom Sihamoni

    United Nations


  67. Qaboos bin Said al Said
    Sultan of Oman

    Qaboos bin Said al Said

    U.S. Department of State


  68. Julius Maada Bio
    President of Sierra Leone

    Julius Maada Bio


  69. Mateusz Morawiecki
    Prime Minister of Poland

    Mateusz Morawiecki


  70. Tommy Remengesau
    President of Palau

    Tommy Remengesau

    Rico Shen


  71. Taur Matan Ruak
    Prime Minister of East Timor

    Taur Matan Ruak


  72. Angela MerkelC
    hancellor of Germany

    Angela Merkel

    א / Wikimedia Commons


  73. Danny Faure
    President of Seychelles

    Danny Faure


  74. José Mário Vaz
    President of Guinea-Bissau

    José Mário Vaz


  75. Ilir Meta
    President of Albania

    Ilir Meta


  76. Abdel Fattah el-Sisi
    President of Egypt

    Abdel Fattah el-Sisi

    kremlin.ru


  77. Viorica Dăncilă
    President of Romania

    Viorica Dăncilă


  78. Lars Løkke Rasmussen
    Prime Minister of Denmark

    Lars Løkke Rasmussen

    norden.org


  79. Charles Michel
    Prime Minister of Belgium

    Charles Michel

    Herman Van Rompuy


  80. Dean Barrow
    Prime Minister of Belize

    Dean Barrow


  81. Andrej Plenković
    Prime Minister of Croatia

    Andrej Plenković


  82. Nursultan Nazarbayev
    President of Kazakhstan

    Nursultan Nazarbayev

    kjfnjy / flickr.com


  83. Sebastian Kurz
    Chancellor of Austria

    Sebastian Kurz


  84. Ulisses Correia e Silva
    Prime Minister of Cape Verde

    Ulisses Correia e Silva

    mpd.cv


  85. Andrés Manuel López Obrador
    President of Mexico

    Andrés Manuel López Obrador


  86. Akihito
    Emperor of Japan

    Akihito

    Shawnc / Wikimedia Commons


  87. Viktor Orbán
    Prime Minister of Hungary

    Viktor Orbán,

    European People’s Party


  88. Willem-Alexander
    King of the Netherlands

    Willem-Alexander

    RVD, Jeroen van der Meyde


  89. Duško Marković
    Prime Minister of Montenegro

    Duško Marković


  90. Mahamadou Issoufou
    President of Niger

    Mahamadou Issoufou

    Rama / Wikimedia Commons


  91. António Costa
    Prime Minister of Portugal

    António Costa

    Junta Informa


  92. Juan Carlos Varela
    President of Panama

    Juan Carlos Varela

    U.S. Department of State


  93. Erna Solberg
    Prime Minister of Norway

    Erna Solberg, prime minister of Norway


  94. Armen Sarkissian
    President of Armenia

    Armen Sarkissian


  95. Dacian Cioloș
    Prime Minister of Romania

    Dacian Cioloș

    European People’s Party


  96. Faustin-Archange Touadéra
    President of the Central African Republic

    Faustin-Archange Touadéra

    European External Action Service


  97. Denis Zvizdić
    Prime Minister of Bosnia and Herzegovina

    Denis Zvizdić

    Dragan Tatic


  98. Narendra Modi
    Prime Minister of India

    Narendra Modi

    Narendra Modi


  99. ʻAkilisi Pōhiva
    King of Tonga

    ʻAkilisi Pōhiva, prime minister of Tonga


  100. Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta
    President of Mali

    Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta

    Claude Truong-Ngoc / Wikimedia Commons


  101. Elizabeth II
    Queen regnant of the United Kingdom

    Elizabeth II

    PolizeiBerlin / Wikimedia Commons


  102. Hassanal Bolkiah
    Sultan of Brunei

    Hassanal Bolkiah

    kremlin.ru


  103. Lenín Moreno
    President of Ecuador

    Lenin Moreno


  104. Ali Bongo Ondimba
    President of Gabon

    Ali Bongo Ondimba


  105. Taneti Maamau
    President of Kiribati

    Taneti Maamau

    Presidential Office of Kiribati


  106. Shavkat Mirziyoyev
    President of Uzbekistan

    Shavkat Mirziyoyev


  107. Dalia Grybauskaitė
    President of Lithuania

    Dalia Grybauskaite

    Augustas Didžgalvis


  108. Martín Vizcarra
    President of Peru

    Martin Vizcarra


  109. Hans-Adam II
    Prince of Liechtenstein

    Hans-Adam II

    GuentherZ / Wikimedia Commons


  110. Nana Akufo-Addo
    President of Ghana

    Nana Akufo-Addo


  111. Danilo Medina
    President of the Dominican Republic
    Danilo Medina


  112. Andrew Holness
    Prime Minister of Jamaica
    Andrew Holness


  113. Haider al-Abadi
    Prime Minister of Iraq

    Haider al-Abadi

    Foreign and Commonwealth Office

    al-Abadi


  114. Hery Rajaonarimampianina
    President of Madagascar

    Hery Rajaonarimampianina

    Chatham House


  115. Ashraf Ghani
    President of Afghanistan

    Ashraf Ghani

    Patrick Tsui / FCO


  116. Roch Marc Christian Kaboré
    President of Burkina Faso

    Roch Marc Christian Kaboré

    Chambre des Députés


  117. Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed
    President of Somalia

    Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed


  118. Idriss Déby
    President of Chad

    Idriss Déby

    Amanda Lucidon / White House


  119. Recep Tayyip Erdoğan
    President of Turkey

    Recep Tayyip Erdogan


  120. Salvador Sánchez CerénPresident of El Salvador
    Salvador Sánchez Cerén

    Presidencia El Salvador


  121. Isaias Afewerki
    President of Eritrea

    Isaias Afwerki


  122. Paolo Gentiloni
    Prime Minister of Italy

    Paolo Gentiloni, prime minister of Italy


  123. Joao Lourenco
    President of Angola

    Joao Lourenco


  124. Hage Geingob
    President of Namibia
    Hage Geingob


  125. Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa
    President of Portugal

    Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa

    Rick Morais / Wikimedia Commons


  126. John Magufuli
    President of Tanzania

    John Magufuli

    issamichuzi.blogspot.co.uk


  127. Frank-Walter Steinmeier
    President of Germany

    Frank-Walter Steinmeier


  128. Abdulla Yameen
    President of the Maldives

    Abdulla Yameen

    Mahinda Rajapaksa


  129. Jüri Ratas
    Prime Minister of Estonia

    Jüri Ratas

    Riigikogu Kantselei / Chancellery of the Riigikogu


  130. Yoweri Museveni
    President of Uganda

    Yoweri Museveni

    Glenn Fawcett / Department of Defense


  131. Keith Rowley
    Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago

    Keith Rowley

    gov.tt


  132. Sheikh Hasina Wazed
    Prime Minister of Bangladesh

    Sheikh Hasina Wazed

    Lawrence Jackson / White House


  133. Raimonds Vējonis
    President of Latvia

    Raimonds Vējonis

    Saeima / Wikimedia Commons


  134. Michel Temer
    President of Brazil

    Michel Temer


  135. Cyril Ramaphosa
    President of South Africa

    Cyril Ramaphosa


  136. Hassan Rouhani
    President of Iran

    Hassan Rouhani

    BotMultichillT / Wikimedia Commons


  137. Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa
    King of Bahrain

    Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa

    U.S. State Department


  138. Horacio Cartes
    President of Paraguay

    Horacio Cartes

    Casa Rosada


  139. Abdelaziz Bouteflika
    President of Algeria

    Abdelaziz Bouteflika

    Vikoula5 / Wikimedia Commons


  140. Donald Trump
    President of the United States of America

    Donald Trump
    (SEE ALSO: The Trump-Scented Candle. Etsy | Amazon)


  141. Ahmed Ouyahia
    Prime Minister of Algeria

    Ahmed Ouyahia


  142. Emomalii Rahmon
    President of Tajikistan

    Emomali Rahmon

    kremlin.ru


  143. Mahmoud Abbas
    President of the Palestinian National Authority

    Mahmoud Abbas

    World Economic Forum


  144. Win Myint
    President of Myanmar

    Win Myint


  145. Tabaré Vázquez
    President of Uruguay

    Tabaré Vázquez

    Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores de Uruguay


  146. Allen Chastanet
    Prime Minister of St. Lucia
    Allen Chastanet


  147. Rodrigo Duterte
    President of the Philippines

    Rodribgo Duterte

    Ryan Lim / Malacañang Photo Bureau


  148. Edgar Lungu
    President of Zambia

    Edgar Lungu


    Photo: UN Women/Ryan Brown


  149. Nguyễn Xuân Phúc
    Prime Minister of Vietnam
    Nguyen Xuan Phuc


  150. Harald V
    King of Norway

    Harald V

    Tor Atle Kleven / flickr.com


  151. Mamnoon Hussain
    President of Pakistan

    Mamnoon Hussain

    islamabad.usembassy.gov


  152. Thongloun Sisoulith
    Prime Minister of Laos

    Thongloun Sisoulith

    kremlin.ru


  153. Peter M. Christian
    President of the Federated States of Micronesia

    Peter M. Christian

    Embassy of the United States in Kolonia


  154. Petro Poroshenko
    President of Ukraine


  155. Nicolás Maduro
    President of Venezuela

    Nicolas Maduro

    Hugoshi / Wikimedia Commons


  156. Giorgi Margvelashvili
    President of Georgia

    Giorgi Margvelashvili

    U.S. State Department


  157. Salman
    King of Saudi Arabia

    Salman

    Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo)(Released)


  158. Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo
    President of Equatorial Guinea

    Teodoro Obiang

    Amanda Lucidon / White House


  159. Letsie III
    King of Lesotho

    Letsie III

    Dean Calma / IAEA


  160. Mohammed VI
    King of Morocco

    Mohammed VI

    U.S. State Department


  161. Mswati III
    King of Swaziland

    Mswati III

    \Amanda Lucidon)


  162. Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah
    Emir of Kuwait

    Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah

    Pete Souza / White House


  163. Juan Orlando Hernández
    President of Honduras
    Juan Orlando Hernandez


  164. Timothy Harris
    Prime Minister of Saint Kitts and Nevis
    Timothy Harris


  165. Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz
    President of Mauritania

    Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz

    Medou Mido


  166. Peter O’Neill
    Prime Minister of Papau New Guinea

    Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop meets with Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea, Peter O’Neill. 23 May 2015.


  167. János Áder
    President of Hungary

    Janos Ader

    keh.hu


  168. Giuseppe Conte
    President of Italy

    Giuseppe Conte


  169. Daniel Ortega
    President of Nicaragua

    Daniel Ortega

    Cancillería Ecuador


  170. Uhuru Kenyatta
    President of Kenya


  171. Ismail Omar Guelleh
    President of Djibouti

    Ismail Omar Guelleh

    R.D. Ward/Released)


  172. Miro Cerar
    Prime Minister of Slovenia

    Miro Cerar

    Nebojša Tejić / STA


  173. Abiy Ahmed
    Prime Minister of Ethiopia
    Abiy Ahmed


  174. Michael Higgins
    President of Ireland

    Michael Higgins

    The Irish Labour Party


  175. Roosevelt Skerrit
    Prime Minister of Dominica

    Roosevelt Skerrit


  176. Azali Assoumani
    President of Comoros
    Azali Assoumani


  177. Emmerson Mnangagwa
    President of Zimbabwe

    Emmerson Mnangagwa


  178. Macky Sall
    President of Senegal

    Macky Sall

    European Parliament


  179. Miloš Zeman
    President of the Czech Republic

    David Sedlecký


  180. Moses Nagamootoo
    Prime Minister of Guyana
    Moses Nagamootoo


  181. Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan
    President of the United Arab Emirates
    Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan


  182. Peter Mutharika
    President of Malawi

    Peter Mutharika

    Amanda Lucidon)


  183. Gaston Browne
    Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda
    Gaston Brown


  184. Michel Aoun
    President of Lebanon

    Michel Aoun


  185. Alpha Condé
    President of Guinea

    Alpha Conde

    Remy Steinegger


  186. Nicos Anastasiades
    President of Cyprus

    Nicos Anastasiades

    European People’s Party


  187. Omar al-Bashir
    President of Sudan

    Omar al-Bashir

    Jesse B. Awalt/Released)


  188. Carl XVI Gustaf
    King of Sweden

    Carl XVI

    Bengt Nyman


  189. Aleksandar Vučić
    President of Serbia

    Aleksandar Vučić


  190. Raúl Castro
    President of Cuba

    Raul Castro

    kremlin.ru


  191. Paul Kagame
    President of Rwanda

    Paul Kagame

    Veni / flickr.com


  192. Baron Waqa
    President of the Republic of Nauru

    Baron Waqa

    Nicolo Gnecchi / UNDP


  193. Bashar al Assad
    President of Syria

    Bashar al-Assad

    kremlin.ru


  194. Ilham Aliyev
    President of Azerbaijan

    Ilham Aliyev

    Claude TRUONG-NGOC


  195. Tuilaepa Aiono Sailele Malielegaoi
    Prime Minister of Samoa

    Tuilaepa Aiono Sailele Malielegaoi

    Champion Hamilton


  196. Xi Jinping
    President of China

    Xi Jinping

    Foreign and Commonwealth Office


  197. Prokopis Pavlopoulos
    President of Greece

    Prokopis Pavlopoulos

    kremlin.ru


  198. Kim Jong-un
    Supreme Leader of North Korea

    Kim Jong Un

    Korean Central News Agency