Venezuelan migrants caught in crossfire of Colombia protests

Activists say incidents of racism and xenophobia against Venezuelans in Colombia have increased over the past 10 days.

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    Anti-government protesters in the Colombian capital, Bogota, have been rallying against proposed economic reforms and corruption, but they are also directing their anger at Venezuelans.

    Some are accusing them of vandalism and violence.

    Al Jazeera's Priyanka Gupta reports.


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