Cuba Silences Three Foreign Journalists

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Cuban press authorities will revoke reporting privileges for three foreign correspondents. Journalists from The Chicago Tribune, BBC and Mexico's El Universal are told their visas will not be renewed. Joel Simon of the Committee to Project Journalists talks about the Cuban crackdown with Rebecca Roberts.

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