Muros Invisibles
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Muros Invisibles

Venezuela’s oil crisis destabilises Colombian black markets

The crash in illicit fuel trade left thousands of people unable to make a living, say Colombian police.

The business was just as lucrative as trafficking cocaine.

When criminal gangs sold undocumented fuel on the black market in Colombia, they could net profits upwards…



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Joshua Collins

A reporter on immigration and world affairs, based in Cucuta, Colombia. Bylines at Al Jazeera, Caracas Chronicles, New Humanitarian and more