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Venezuelans protest about medicine shortages

Venezuelans have taken to the streets to protest against medicine shortages. A fourth year of economic recession has led to a short supply of both drugs and food in the country.

Venezuelans have taken to the streets to protest against medicine shortages.

A fourth year of economic recession has led to a short supply of both drugs and food in the country.

The pharmaceutical association says 85 out of every 100 medicines are unavailable.

Al Jazeera’s Whitney Hurst reports.