120,000 desperate Venezuelans poured into Colombia to buy food but now the border is closed again
The border between the two countries was closed last August. Days after its Sunday opening, Colombia’s government said it will close the border again.
Venezuela in Crisis: Families Are Fed Up With Going Hungry
A national survey found 12 percent of Venezuelans skipped at least one meal a day last year and the economic situation has deteriorated since then. Last week a woman died from wounds she received when police shot into a food riot.