Turkmenistan voted Best Country in the World By Connie HigginsAshgabatLast updated on August 19, 2017TranslationFrançaisEspañolDeutschItalianoPortuguês Tweeter Turkmenistan is the undisputed winner of the WCA 2017Turkmenistan »News, pictures and videosThe Turkmens can be proud of their country as it has been voted Best Country in the World last night (Friday August, 18) during the annual WCA ceremony. The Turkmen people were also voted Nicest people on the planet.More than a hundred prizes have been awarded during the 2017 World Countries Awards, the most prestigious international award ceremony in the world. A night to remember for the people of Turkmenistan as they swept nearly all the awards available.Historic Win For TurkmenistanThe Turkmen team could hardly hide its excitement as the celebrations went on. “Are we surprised? Not really”, Turkmen Team leader told the journalist, speaking just after receiving the award for Most Humble People In The World.It turns out that due to a tiny logistical concern, only votes from the Turkmen judges has been counted. However, Turkmen organizers emphasized that the issue could not have had any impact on the final outcome.WCA 2017 Winners List:Best Country in the World: TurkmenistanMost Beautiful Capital City In The World: AshgabatBest Food in the World: Turkmen foodNicest People on Earth: Turkmen peopleSmartest people on the Planet: Turkmen peopleMost Handsome Men in the World: Turkmen menMost Beautiful Women In The World: Turkmen womenMost Humble Human Being on the Planet: The TurkmensMore: World Countries Awards 2017 full winners listOnce again this year, the WCA ceremony was a great success, except for a minor incident when a massive fight broke out between Turkmen teammates as they could not agree on who was to pick up the award for Friendliest, Kindest and Most Civilised people on Earth.