The power struggle between two presidents plays out, there is a harsh reality that faces the Venezuelan people. Rampant hyperinflation. Power shortages. Food shortages. And destitution in the poorest neighbourhoods. Families are skipping meals and losing weight – unable to afford even the most basic foods. Meanwhile, tonnes of food and medical aid are blocked at the Colombian border by troops loyal to President Maduro.
For more, I’m joined by Anelise Borges who’s live from the capital, Caracas.