Ukraine lost two steps in press freedom index of  “Reporters without borders”, going down from 87th place in 2008 to 89th place in 2009.

According to an own UNIAN correspondent in Brussels, the rating for 2009 publicized on October 20 indicates this.

Ukraine shares 89th place with Senegal in the current rating.

The first rating in Index belongs to five countries: Denmark, Finland, Ireland, Norway and Sweden.