The 2019 World Press Freedom Index by Reporters Without Borders published on April 18th noted significant declines over the past year in levels of press freedom in Serbia, Albania and Moldova while the situation was improving in North Macedonia, Croatia and Kosovo. Serbia was ranked in 90th place in the media watchdog’s world rankings, down by 14 places, while Moldova was ranked in 91th place, down by 10 places. Albania was ranked in 82nd place, down by seven places. The Index ranks 180 countries and regions according to the level of freedom available to journalists. Read more here.