Four million Venezuelans have fled crisis – U.N

FILE PHOTO: Venezuelan migrants walk along a trail into Brazil, in the border city of Pacaraima, Brazil, April 11, 2019. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares/File Photo

GENEVA (Reuters) – Four million Venezuelan refugees and migrants have fled economic and humanitarian crisis in their homeland, all but 700,000 of them since the end of 2015, U.N. aid agencies said on Friday. The OPEC member’s imploding economy has brought widespread shortages of basic foods and medicines, while political hostilities have led to waves […]

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