ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Telesur (stylised as teleSUR) is a Latin American terrestrial and satellite television network headquartered in Caracas, Venezuela and sponsored primarily by the government of Venezuela,[1] with additional funding from the governments of Cuba, Nicaragua, Uruguay, and Bolivia.[2] It was launched in 2005, under the government of Hugo Chávez, with the aim of being “a Latin socialist answer to CNN“.[1]