Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido has taken to the streets to call on the military to rise up and oust socialist president Nicolas Maduro.
Venezuelans have joined long lines to cross into Colombia to buy food and medicine. Embattled President Nicolas Maduro shut the border in February to keep out foreign aid he said was unneeded.
The self-declared president has urged Venezuelans to protest against a growing government crackdown on opposition figures. The EU has warned the Maduro regime against "silencing" the opposition-held National Assembly.
Four million Venezuelans have fled their crisis-torn homeland in little over four years, say UN aid agencies. Colombia is hosting the bulk, followed by Chile, Ecuador, Brazil and Argentina.
Venezuela's self-proclaimed interim president, Juan Guaido, says the army now backs a change of government. Guaido told DW that the military is no longer on the side of acting President Nicolas Maduro.
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