The 20-month-old channel expands its global audience but barely penetrates US market.
It was uniquely positioned to broker a deal this week between warring factions in Lebanon.
Police, Army begin joint operations in Johannesburg in try to quell the attacks, which have left 42 dead.
Nelly Avila Moreno's call for dialogue comes as the Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez accuses the US of stirring tension.
The Arab League has adopted new restrictions on satellite broadcasters warning them not to insult Arab leaders.
Israel says offer is a bid to buy time. The UN said it ran out of fuel to distribute aid.
Popular 'Good Morning Syria' host provides a rare cultural bridge in the Arab world.
The case involves classified Taiwan weapons data and follows admissions about an errant shipment of nuclear fuses to Taiwan.
Battles continued to rage Sunday between the radical cleric's Mahdi Army and Iraqi and US forces.