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Colombia Opens Border Shelter for Venezuelans Fleeing Crisis

Colombia's government has opened its first shelter for Venezuelans who are pouring across the border in ever larger numbers to escape their nation's economic crisis. The bare-bones shelter that opened Saturday near the border city of Cucuta will provide shelter of up to 48 hours for 120 people a day. Pregnant mothers, the elderly and minors who entered the country legally will be given priority. It will be administered by the Red Cross. Cucuta has been overwhelmed in recent...

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