Colombia: Venezuelan migrants stranded as Ecuador tightens entry rules

Dozens of Venezuelan migrants fleeing the country's economic and political crisis were left stranded at the Rumichaca border crossing, after Ecuador tightened its entry rules, as footage filmed near the Colombian city of Ipiales on Sunday shows. On Saturday, Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno introduced a new regulation requiring Venezuelans to hold valid passports to enter the country. Some... Еще Venezuelans appeared to defy Ecuador's regulation and walked across the loosely guarded border. In the last 15 months, more than a million Venezuelans have entered Colombia. This year alone, more than 423,000 Venezuelans have crossed into Ecuador via the Rumichaca border.

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