Venezuelans Flood Colombian City After Border Crossing Re-opened

June 20, 2019 02:42 AM
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After months of being closed, the International Simon Bolivar Bridge connecting Colombia and Venezuela in the eastern Colombian city of Cucuta has been re-opened.  Since then, there has been a surge of Venezuelans traveling to Colombia to buy the food and medicine no longer available in Venezuela because of the country's ongoing humanitarian and political crisis. More in this report by Jeider Gato and Hugo Echeverry, narrated by Cristina Caicedo Smit.