March 31, 2015 12:04 ET

TeleSUR TV Launches in Washington, DC

The Network Motto Is: Wherever the Stories Happen, You'll Be There; It Represents a Unique Perspective of Latin American and Wordwide Events

WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - March 31, 2015) - TeleSUR the Latin American news multimedia launched in 2005 with the objective to defend and promote the processes of change in the region and in the world, is now available in Washington DC. 

TeleSUR's proposal Is to show the other side of a story, and tell what others are not saying by presenting a different angle of current events.

Patricia Villegas, President of TeleSUR said, "We are enthusiastic with this announcement as it represents 'spreading the word' about a new way of making television for American audiences."

The channel is broadcast in Spanish and features news, information and talk programs on global politics, business and foreign affairs, as well as interviews and investigative reports.

This is another big landmark in the history of TeleSUR. In july 2014, the network introduced an english news platform with exclusive programming at

Through this alliance with MHZ networks, the broadcaster reaches a market size of 2.3 million homes or 4.9 million viewers based in DC. TeleSUR is available to the Washington, DC region via digital broadcast channel 30.10, Comcast/Xfinity channel 280, Cox cable channel 479, and RCN cable channel 34.

See the full Washington, DC MHz Networks TV line-up at:

Additional information is available at:

About TeleSUR  

TeleSUR is the Latin American news signal with headquarters in Caracas, Venezuela. It is operated by the Nueva Television del Sur C.A., a public company funded by the governments of Argentina, Bolivia, Cuba, Ecuador, Nicaragua, Uruguay and Venezuela. The Spanish TeleSUR signal sum over 492 million viewers in 110 countries. In other areas, the live signal can be accessed through 

The following files are available for download:

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Media Relations @ TeleSUR
    +58 212 6000308