Freedom House: Armenian media rated 'not free' for the 7th consecutive year

“Freedom House” international human right’s organization has released it’s annual report on freedom of press in the world in 2008. The report rates Armenian media ‘not free’ for the 7th consecutive year.
Out of 195 countries and territories surveyed – media were recognized as free in 70 (or 36%), in 61 (or 31%) – partly free and in 64 (or 33%) were rated not free. “Freedom House” notes the overall negative shift in media freedom worldwide.