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Flood of Venezuelan refugees creating crisis in Latin America

May 24, 2019

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CWN Editor's Note: Colombia’s foreign minister, Carlos Holmes Trujillo, reports that 1.3 million refugees from Venezuela have reached his country since the crisis in Venezuela began, and another 60,000 pour into Colombia every day. With the exodus “out of control,” he says, the migration is now the most dramatic in South American history.

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