Lithuania drops to 36th place on World Press Freedom Index
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Lithuania has dropped one place to the 36th on the traditional World Press Freedom Index published by the organization Reporters Without Borders.
Based in Paris, the organization said Lithuania's media was "reputedly independent and free to criticize the government, but not always the big business interests."
"Journalists' sources are well protected since the adoption in 2014 of amendments to the law on the provision of information t