By Correo del Orinoco International , Aug 6th 2012
In Venezuela over the weekend, internationally-acclaimed author, activist, and intellectual Tariq Ali highlighted the importance of Venezuela´s Bolivarian Revolution and socialist President Hugo Chavez.
Reporters from the Caracas-based teleSUR media outlet were detained and interrogated in Cairo on Wednesday as part of the Egyptian Government’s attempts to limit reporting on over two weeks of anti-government protests throughout the country.
Three members of the news crew of Telesur, the Latin American TV channel initiated by the Venezuelan government, were detained on Monday. They were filming military repression against demonstrators protesting the coup against the democratically elected President Manuel Zelaya from the rooftop of a building in Tegucigalpa, the Honduran capital.