The Disappointment Island should be one of the safest places on earth during a war. Are there any countries which are safe during a nuclear war? Yes, there are few remote and secluded countries in the world that are safe. The World War III is going to be a nuclear war and highly devastating. To secure your life you have to be in one of the remotest countries in the world, far away from the epicenter of nuclear bombs. The epicenter of the World War III will be either in Europe, Asia or North America. This is evident from the previous two World Wars.
Here is the list of 10 safest countries in the world during World War III:
Seychelles is 1000s of kilometers away from Africa, India and the Gulf making it one of the safest island nations in the world. This country is a collection of 115 islands. Though, the countries nearby may be invaded and captured during a World War, this country is still safe. The nearby countries have been only used as a vessel for World Wars and weren’t bombed. Even bombing the nearby nations like Madagascar, Mauritius or Comoros will not have any effect on Seychelles. One could easily escape to some remote islands of Seychelles and escape any probable attacks. Officially, Seychelles have never gone for a war after their independence in 1976. Seychelles will only serve as a strategic location during a war where ships and planes could refuel and rest. Go to the secluded and remote islands of Aldabra and be safe.
9. New Zealand
New Zealand is a safe destination when a WWIII breaks out. This country is far away from the main lands and continents of the world. Places such as Bluff or Ngawi within New Zealand should be an extreme step to protect oneself during a World War. There are also other tiny islands to be safe. The country has enough economy and wealth to provide resources like water, energy and food. The closest threat for New Zealand should be from Australia. Still being on the remotest places of New Zealand will easily keep you safe. The country itself is at a safe location in the world. Why would someone nuke this country? It is waste of time, money and energy.
8. Niue Island
More than half the world population does not know that there is a country with the name Niue. The island nation is in the secluded parts of the world in the South Pacific Ocean, 2,400 kilometers northeast of New Zealand. A nuclear war is never going to harm this tiny island. Niue is one of the largest coral islands in the world. The beaches and the coastline of the country are pristine and beautiful. As no big country will waste a nuclear missile to nuke this small island, it is unlikely to be get into the problems of bombing and radiations. The country depends on agriculture, mining, trade, sailing and tourism for revenue. It is a safe island during a war.
Tuvalu is an island nation deep in the Pacific Ocean. The country is so small that it is almost invisible on the world map. This country is a safe haven during a World War. It is a volcanic archipelago and consists of reef islands and six atolls. Tuvalu is the fourth smallest country in the world. No big nations will spend millions to strike this small nation. There is no gain in striking it. The country will be safely away during nuclear radiations. The economy of the country is through fishing, tourism and transportation. It also receives financial support from other larger and powerful nations.
Chile is a big nation and is part of a big continent yet it is safe. This South American nation has a lengthy area with a long strip of Pacific Ocean coastline. Chile is surrounded by the Andes, arid Atacama Desert and the coastal mountains. Due to the country’s close location to Antarctica, it can be difficult to attack the nation. The country also mostly remained neutral during World War II. Chile has been known for being mostly politically stable during its history. The peace-loving nation will be safe due to various reasons. Chile also has Easter Islands where you can easily escape and be safe during World War III.
Iceland is far from the mainland of Europe and United Kingdom close to the North Pole. The country is sparsely populated making it a safe destination during a World War outbreak. During the World War II, Iceland was neutral and didn’t participate in direct war. The country has tough lava fields, mountains, and glaciers. The Nordic island country is in the North Atlantic Ocean close to Greenland. The economy is stable in the country. The country relies on tourism, fishing, exports and other natural resources. Today, it is one of the wealthiest nations. You will get all the facilities here during a war. It will be most probably not a point of attack during a war.
4. Cook Islands
Cook Islands are a collection of islands scattered across the South Pacific Ocean. The island nation operates in association with New Zealand. Mostly all the governing policies are made by Cook Islands. The country has some atolls. One should be in one of these atolls to be completely safe. No country will come in search of the Cook Islands to attack or drop a bomb during a war. It will be an expensive affair. The country has a small economy and sparsely populated. The main source of economy is tourism. The country also survives on fisheries, marine exports and fruit exports. During a war, these are enough to survive and be safe.
Tonga is a Polynesian country in Oceania which consists of 169 small islands. The Kingdom of Tonga is a sovereign state where only 36 islands are inhabited. Most of the population resides in Tongatapu. Tongatapu is protected by lagoons and limestone cliffs. Due to its vast area in the ocean, it will be difficult to bomb all the islands. This is a safe destination if a war breaks out. Why will someone bomb this island? There are no economic or political gains arising from this nation. Agriculture is one of the main sources of economy in this country. This should be enough for one’s survival here.
2. Fiji Islands
Fiji Islands is a small country in the South West Pacific which is a group of 332 islands. Only 106 islands are inhabited. It is 2,000 km away from New Zealand. Fiji is one of the most developed economies in the Pacific. The country is far from main lands and continents. These factors make the country a good candidate as one of the safest countries in the world. The economy survives through tourism, fisheries, forest and mineral sources. The country is also rich in sugarcane industries. Escaping to remote parts of the country will keep you safe during a World War. The nation is peaceful and doesn’t have involvement in wars in its history.
1. Vanuatu Islands
Vanuatu is an island nation consisting of around 80 islands stretching across 1,300 km. The Pacific island nation is 1,750 km east of northern Australia. Though the country has some influence of the Second World War, the country is still safe. The previous World Wars didn’t affect the country. Future wars are not going to do any harm to this country. Actually, several cults were developed in the nation due the Second World War. The country is a soft target with negligible economical and financial gains for an invasion or attack. A bomb, if dropped in Australia or America isn’t going to affect the nation due to the distance. It is around 11,000 km from USA. It is a safe destination for war refugees.