Thousands of Venezuelans cross into Brazil to flee crisis

A downward economic spiral and food shortages have driven hundreds of thousands of Venezuelans to flee to nearby countries.

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    Venezuela's economic crisis is fuelling mass migration into neighbouring countries.

    Hundreds of thousands of people have gone to Colombia, and many others are heading south to Brazil.

    Al Jazeera's Gabriel Elizondo reports from the northern Brazilian city of Boa Vista.


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