Two killed as Maduro sends troops to block Venezuela aid convoys

A man hurls stones at the border between Venezuela and Brazil in Pacaraima, Brazil February 23, 2019. REUTERS/Bruno Kelly

CUCUTA, Colombia/URENA, Venezuela (Reuters) – At least two people were killed and trucks loaded with foreign aid were set ablaze after Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro deployed troops and armored vehicles to turn back humanitarian assistance at border crossings with Colombia and Brazil. Maduro said he was breaking diplomatic relations with Colombia and ordered its diplomatic […]

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