Colombians line up on the bank of Tachira River, near San Antonio del Tachira, Venezuela, as they carry their belongings toward Colombia's community of La Parada, Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro vowed to extend a crackdown on illegal migrants from neighboring Colombia he blames for rampant crime and widespread shortages, while authorities across the border struggled to attend returning deportees.
Colombians line up on the bank of Tachira River, near San Antonio del Tachira, Venezuela, as they carry their belongings toward Colombia's community of La Parada, Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro vowed to extend a crackdown on illegal migrants from neighboring Colombia he blames for rampant crime and widespread shortages, while authorities across the border struggled to attend returning deportees. Efrain Patino AP
Colombians line up on the bank of Tachira River, near San Antonio del Tachira, Venezuela, as they carry their belongings toward Colombia's community of La Parada, Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro vowed to extend a crackdown on illegal migrants from neighboring Colombia he blames for rampant crime and widespread shortages, while authorities across the border struggled to attend returning deportees. Efrain Patino AP

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