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Hungry Venezuelans rummage for food in Brazil landfill

Reuters Pacaraima - State of Roraima, Brazil , Venezuela Apr 17, 2019, 04.25 PM (IST)

Tens of thousands of migrants have fled the political and economic upheaval in Venezuela through Pacaraima, the only road crossing to Brazil, creating tension at the border. About 3.7 million people have left Venezuela in recent years, mostly via its western neighbour Colombia, according to the World Bank.