Venezuela's vulnerable elderly on a lonely quest for survival

In times of acute economic hardship, it is the youngest and the oldest who suffer most.

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    In a country with so many desperate needs, hyperinflation has led to widespread poverty and scarcity of almost everything in Venezuela.

    Venezuela's economic hardship has been especially painful for vulnerable elderly people.

    Al Jazeera's Lucia Newman went to a care home to see how residents are coping.


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