Venezuelan citizens cross the International Simon Bolivar bridge into Colombia on Feb. 21, 2018. As Venezuela’s economic crisis worsens, rising numbers are fleeing in a burgeoning refugee crisis.
Venezuelan citizens cross the International Simon Bolivar bridge into Colombia on Feb. 21, 2018. As Venezuela’s economic crisis worsens, rising numbers are fleeing in a burgeoning refugee crisis. Fernando Vergara AP
Venezuelan citizens cross the International Simon Bolivar bridge into Colombia on Feb. 21, 2018. As Venezuela’s economic crisis worsens, rising numbers are fleeing in a burgeoning refugee crisis. Fernando Vergara AP

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