The Latin American TV channel TeleSur (The New Television Station of the South) was launched in July of 2005. It became the first project of television broadcasting suggested by President Hugo Chavez... The WikiLeaks web site says that from the very first days when TeleSur was launched, the U.S. State Department and the CIA had demonstrated a very aggressive approach to what they described as ‘Chavez`s private TV channel’. Dozens of messages were sent from US embassies across Latin America to Washington, expressing concerns about ‘efforts’ made by the channel to stir up public protests, criticize the U.S. and its allies in the region, and ‘praise populist leaders and Cuban government’...
Nil NIKANDROV | 02.02.2012