2015 World Press Freedom Index -MENA Region

Out of 180 countries examined worldwide, the first MENA country, Kuwait, ranks 90th in the 2015 Press Freedom Index.

The core countries affected by the 2011 Arab Awakening do not rank better:

Libya is 154

Egypt is 158

Syria is 177

Bahrain is 163

Yemen is 168

and even “successful” Tunisia ranks only 126th in this particular Index.

Click on this link to see the whole data set.

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