Romania

Romania

Manipulated and spied on

Excessive politicization of the media, corrupt financing mechanisms, editorial policies subordinated to owner interests and intelligence agency infiltration of staff – such has been the impact of the media’s transformation into political propaganda tools, which has been particularly visible in election years.

49
in the 2016 World Press Freedom Index

Ranking

+3

52 in 2015

Global score

+0.61

24.90 in 2015

  • 0
    journalists killed in 2017
  • 0
    netizens killed in 2017
  • 0
    media assistants killed in 2017
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