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Venezuelans flee crisis to Brazil

Venezuelan refugees board a Brazilian Air Force plane, heading to Manaus and Sao Paulo, at Boa Vista Airport, Brazil May 4. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Venezuelan refugees board a Brazilian Air Force plane, heading to Manaus and Sao Paulo, at Boa Vista Airport, Brazil May 4. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Venezuelan refugees board a Brazilian Air Force plane, heading to Manaus and Sao Paulo, at Boa Vista Airport, Brazil May 4. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino
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Venezuelan migrants play soccer between the tents in a UNHCR shelter in Boa Vista, Brazil, May 3. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Venezuelan migrants play soccer between the tents in a UNHCR shelter in Boa Vista, Brazil, May 3. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Venezuelan migrants play soccer between the tents in a UNHCR shelter in Boa Vista, Brazil, May 3. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino
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Venezuelan refugees arrive at the Eduardo Gomes International airport in Manaus, Brazil, May 4. REUTERS/Bruno Kelly

Venezuelan refugees arrive at the Eduardo Gomes International airport in Manaus, Brazil, May 4. REUTERS/Bruno Kelly

Venezuelan refugees arrive at the Eduardo Gomes International airport in Manaus, Brazil, May 4. REUTERS/Bruno Kelly
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Venezuelan refugees go down the Brazilian Air Force plane ladder, as they arrive at the Eduardo Gomes International airport in Manaus, May 4. REUTERS/Bruno Kelly

Venezuelan refugees go down the Brazilian Air Force plane ladder, as they arrive at the Eduardo Gomes International airport in Manaus, May 4. REUTERS/Bruno Kelly

Venezuelan refugees go down the Brazilian Air Force plane ladder, as they arrive at the Eduardo Gomes International airport in Manaus, May 4. REUTERS/Bruno Kelly
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A Venezuelan migrant carries a placard to apply for a job near a makeshift camp at Simon Bolivar square in Boa Vista, Brazil, May 3. The placard reads "Looking for work, carpentry, painting, farming and general services." 

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A Venezuelan migrant carries a placard to apply for a job near a makeshift camp at Simon Bolivar square in Boa Vista, Brazil, May 3. The placard reads "Looking for work, carpentry, painting, farming and general services." REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

A Venezuelan migrant carries a placard to apply for a job near a makeshift camp at Simon Bolivar square in Boa Vista, Brazil, May 3. The placard reads "Looking for work, carpentry, painting, farming and general services." REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino
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Venezuelan migrants stand between tents in a UNHCR shelter in Boa Vista, Brazil, May 3. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Venezuelan migrants stand between tents in a UNHCR shelter in Boa Vista, Brazil, May 3. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Venezuelan migrants stand between tents in a UNHCR shelter in Boa Vista, Brazil, May 3. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino
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Venezuelan refugee Gabriela Martinez, who worked as a telecommunications engineer, relaxes in a hammock near a bus station in Manaus, Brazil, May 1. REUTERS/Bruno Kelly

Venezuelan refugee Gabriela Martinez, who worked as a telecommunications engineer, relaxes in a hammock near a bus station in Manaus, Brazil, May 1. REUTERS/Bruno Kelly

Venezuelan refugee Gabriela Martinez, who worked as a telecommunications engineer, relaxes in a hammock near a bus station in Manaus, Brazil, May 1. REUTERS/Bruno Kelly
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Venezuelan refugee Gabriela Martinez, who worked as a telecommunications engineer, and her family members interact near bus station in Manaus, Brazil, May 1. REUTERS/Bruno Kelly

Venezuelan refugee Gabriela Martinez, who worked as a telecommunications engineer, and her family members interact near bus station in Manaus, Brazil, May 1. REUTERS/Bruno Kelly

Venezuelan refugee Gabriela Martinez, who worked as a telecommunications engineer, and her family members interact near bus station in Manaus, Brazil, May 1. REUTERS/Bruno Kelly
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Venezuelan refugees line up for food at the Joao Batista Scalabrini shelter of the archdiocese of Manaus in the Santo Antonio neighbourhood in Manaus, Brazil, May 1. REUTERS/Bruno Kelly

Venezuelan refugees line up for food at the Joao Batista Scalabrini shelter of the archdiocese of Manaus in the Santo Antonio neighbourhood in Manaus, Brazil, May 1. REUTERS/Bruno Kelly

Venezuelan refugees line up for food at the Joao Batista Scalabrini shelter of the archdiocese of Manaus in the Santo Antonio neighbourhood in Manaus, Brazil, May 1. REUTERS/Bruno Kelly
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Venezuelan refugees line up for food at the Joao Batista Scalabrini shelter of the archdiocese of Manaus in the Santo Antonio neighbourhood in Manaus, Brazil, May 1. REUTERS/Bruno Kelly

Venezuelan refugees line up for food at the Joao Batista Scalabrini shelter of the archdiocese of Manaus in the Santo Antonio neighbourhood in Manaus, Brazil, May 1. REUTERS/Bruno Kelly

Venezuelan refugees line up for food at the Joao Batista Scalabrini shelter of the archdiocese of Manaus in the Santo Antonio neighbourhood in Manaus, Brazil, May 1. REUTERS/Bruno Kelly
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Venezuelan refugees eat at the Joao Batista Scalabrini shelter of the archdiocese of Manaus in the Santo Antonio neighbourhood in Manaus, Brazil, May 1. REUTERS/Bruno Kelly

Venezuelan refugees eat at the Joao Batista Scalabrini shelter of the archdiocese of Manaus in the Santo Antonio neighbourhood in Manaus, Brazil, May 1. REUTERS/Bruno Kelly

Venezuelan refugees eat at the Joao Batista Scalabrini shelter of the archdiocese of Manaus in the Santo Antonio neighbourhood in Manaus, Brazil, May 1. REUTERS/Bruno Kelly
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Venezuelans walk to show their passports or identity cards at the Pacaraima border control, Roraima state, Brazil, November 16, 2017. 

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Venezuelans walk to show their passports or identity cards at the Pacaraima border control, Roraima state, Brazil, November 16, 2017. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Venezuelans walk to show their passports or identity cards at the Pacaraima border control, Roraima state, Brazil, November 16, 2017. REUTERS/Nacho Doce
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Venezuelans walk across the border from Venezuela into the Brazilian city of Pacaraima, Roraima state, Brazil, November 16. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Venezuelans walk across the border from Venezuela into the Brazilian city of Pacaraima, Roraima state, Brazil, November 16. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Venezuelans walk across the border from Venezuela into the Brazilian city of Pacaraima, Roraima state, Brazil, November 16. REUTERS/Nacho Doce
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A Venezuelan woman holds her baby inside a tent outside a gym which has turned into a shelter for Venezuelans and is run by Civil Defense with meals provided by Evangelical churches in Caimbe neighbourhood in Boa Vista, Roraima state, Brazil, November 17. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

A Venezuelan woman holds her baby inside a tent outside a gym which has turned into a shelter for Venezuelans and is run by Civil Defense with meals provided by Evangelical churches in Caimbe neighbourhood in Boa Vista, Roraima state, Brazil,...more

A Venezuelan woman holds her baby inside a tent outside a gym which has turned into a shelter for Venezuelans and is run by Civil Defense with meals provided by Evangelical churches in Caimbe neighbourhood in Boa Vista, Roraima state, Brazil, November 17. REUTERS/Nacho Doce
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A Venezuelan family rest inside a tent outside a gym which has turned into a shelter for Venezuelans and is run by Civil Defense with meals provided by Evangelical churches in Caimbe neighbourhood in Boa Vista, Roraima state, Brazil, November 18, 2017. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

A Venezuelan family rest inside a tent outside a gym which has turned into a shelter for Venezuelans and is run by Civil Defense with meals provided by Evangelical churches in Caimbe neighbourhood in Boa Vista, Roraima state, Brazil, November 18,...more

A Venezuelan family rest inside a tent outside a gym which has turned into a shelter for Venezuelans and is run by Civil Defense with meals provided by Evangelical churches in Caimbe neighbourhood in Boa Vista, Roraima state, Brazil, November 18, 2017. REUTERS/Nacho Doce
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A family rests in a hammock outside a gym which has turned into a shelter for Venezuelans and is run by Civil Defense with meals provided by Evangelical churches in Caimbe neighbourhood in Boa Vista, Roraima state, Brazil, November 17, 2017. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

A family rests in a hammock outside a gym which has turned into a shelter for Venezuelans and is run by Civil Defense with meals provided by Evangelical churches in Caimbe neighbourhood in Boa Vista, Roraima state, Brazil, November 17, 2017....more

A family rests in a hammock outside a gym which has turned into a shelter for Venezuelans and is run by Civil Defense with meals provided by Evangelical churches in Caimbe neighbourhood in Boa Vista, Roraima state, Brazil, November 17, 2017. REUTERS/Nacho Doce
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A Venezuelan man cuts hair of his friend at a gym which has turned into a shelter for Venezuelans and is run by Civil Defense with meals provided by Evangelical churches in Caimbe neighbourhood in Boa Vista, Roraima state, Brazil, November 17, 2017. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

A Venezuelan man cuts hair of his friend at a gym which has turned into a shelter for Venezuelans and is run by Civil Defense with meals provided by Evangelical churches in Caimbe neighbourhood in Boa Vista, Roraima state, Brazil, November 17, 2017....more

A Venezuelan man cuts hair of his friend at a gym which has turned into a shelter for Venezuelans and is run by Civil Defense with meals provided by Evangelical churches in Caimbe neighbourhood in Boa Vista, Roraima state, Brazil, November 17, 2017. REUTERS/Nacho Doce
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An indigenous Warao woman from the Orinoco Delta in eastern Venezuela, bottle-feeds her baby at a shelter in Pacaraima, Roraima state, Brazil, November 15, 2017.  REUTERS/Nacho Doce

An indigenous Warao woman from the Orinoco Delta in eastern Venezuela, bottle-feeds her baby at a shelter in Pacaraima, Roraima state, Brazil, November 15, 2017. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

An indigenous Warao woman from the Orinoco Delta in eastern Venezuela, bottle-feeds her baby at a shelter in Pacaraima, Roraima state, Brazil, November 15, 2017. REUTERS/Nacho Doce
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Venezuelans sell fruits, car accessories and offer to wash car windows at traffic lights in Boa Vista, Roraima state, Brazil, November 18, 2017. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Venezuelans sell fruits, car accessories and offer to wash car windows at traffic lights in Boa Vista, Roraima state, Brazil, November 18, 2017. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Venezuelans sell fruits, car accessories and offer to wash car windows at traffic lights in Boa Vista, Roraima state, Brazil, November 18, 2017. REUTERS/Nacho Doce
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Venezuelan woman and her child sit at a gym which has turned into a shelter for Venezuelans and is run by Civil Defense with meals provided by Evangelical churches in Caimbe neighbourhood in Boa Vista, Roraima state, Brazil, November 17, 2017. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Venezuelan woman and her child sit at a gym which has turned into a shelter for Venezuelans and is run by Civil Defense with meals provided by Evangelical churches in Caimbe neighbourhood in Boa Vista, Roraima state, Brazil, November 17, 2017....more

Venezuelan woman and her child sit at a gym which has turned into a shelter for Venezuelans and is run by Civil Defense with meals provided by Evangelical churches in Caimbe neighbourhood in Boa Vista, Roraima state, Brazil, November 17, 2017. REUTERS/Nacho Doce
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