Venezuela children left behind as parents flee to find work abroad

A view of the slum of La Vega from the home of Iris Olivo in Caracas, Venezuela November 16, 2018. Picture taken November 16, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Bello

CARACAS (Reuters) – Yusneiker and Anthonella have been living with their grandmother since their father left Venezuela and its collapsing economy last year for Peru, to try and earn enough to feed them. Two years earlier, their mother fled for the Dominican Republic for the same reason. Yusneiker, 12, and Anthonella, 8, are eating better […]

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