in world press freedom rankings
Israel drops six spots in world press freedom rankings
Report cites indictment of Haaretz's Uri Blau and the four-and-half-year prison term handed down to Anat Kam for passing him secret military documents as reasons for decision.
But don't feel too bad, that's not the whole story:-
a) The Palestinian Authority was dropped three slots to 153, due to the attacks on journalists in Palestinian demonstrations.
b) The United States dropped 27 places and is now at 47.
All is relative - relative to the standards and uideological outlook of the authros of the report.