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Venezuelans gather in front of a Colombian policeman as they attempt to cross the Simon Bolivar international bridge, in Cucuta, Colombia, in the border with Venezuela on April 2, 2019. - After the level of the Tachira River rose, the "trochas" -illegal trails- were flooded and Venezuelans who needed to cross to Colombia and back, climbed containers and walked through the blocked Simon Bolivar bridge in a desperate attempt to go through. (Photo by Schneyder MENDOZA / AFP) (Photo credit should read SCHNEYDER MENDOZA/AFP/Getty Images)

Venezuelans gather in front of a Colombian policeman as they attempt to cross the Simon Bolivar international bridge, in Cucuta, Colombia, in the border with Venezuela on April 2, 2019. - After the level of the Tachira River rose, the "trochas" -illegal trails- were flooded and Venezuelans who needed to cross to Colombia and back, climbed containers and walked through the blocked Simon Bolivar bridge in a desperate attempt to go through. (Photo by Schneyder MENDOZA / AFP)        (Photo credit should read SCHNEYDER MENDOZA/AFP/Getty Images)