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Migrants converge in Colombia hoping to cross into Central America [Video]

Tens of thousands of migrants from the Caribbean and Africa are converging in a remote town in Colombia. They are gathering in Necocli with the aim of crossing into Central America, but their final goal – the United States – is still thousands of kilometres away. Al Jazeera’s Lucia Newman reports.- Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera – Check our website: https://www.aljazeera.com/#AlJazeeraEnglish #Colombia #UnitedStates #Migration

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Colombian officials free nearly 2,000 rescued animals [Video]

More than 1,900 turtles, reptiles and amphibians were released into lagoons and forests in Colombia’s Meta province after being seized and rehabilitated by authorities fighting wildlife trafficking, officials said. #News #ReutersSubscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribeReuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled.Get the latest news on: http://reuters.com/Follow Reuters on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ReutersFollow Reuters on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ReutersFollow Reuters on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/reuters/?hl=en

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Panama registers record number of migrants crossing treacherous Darien Gap • FRANCE 24 English [Video]

A record 42,000 #migrants bound for North America have this year entered #Panama by trekking across the perilous jungle area known as the Darien Gap, Panamanian authorities said on Wednesday, warning the numbers are likely to increase as borders open up. Every year many migrants perish during the gruelling six-day hike across the #DarienGap, a mountainous rainforest wilderness that straddles Colombia and Panama.Subscribe to France 24 now:http://f24.my/youtubeENFRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7http://f24.my/YTliveENVisit our website:http://www.france24.comSubscribe to our YouTube channel:http://f24.my/youtubeENLike us on Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/FRANCE24.EnglishFollow us on Twitter:https://twitter.com/France24_en

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Cientos de migrantes haitianos viajan por Colombia [Video]

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Renewed protests in Colombia as government unveils new tax reform • FRANCE 24 English [Video]

#Protests against poverty and #inequality resumed on #Colombia’s independence day Tuesday as President Ivan #Duque presented a $4 billion tax plan aimed at helping the government pay for social programs and pandemic-related expenses.Subscribe to France 24 now:http://f24.my/youtubeENFRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7http://f24.my/YTliveENVisit our website:http://www.france24.comSubscribe to our YouTube channel:http://f24.my/youtubeENLike us on Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/FRANCE24.EnglishFollow us on Twitter:https://twitter.com/France24_en

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Venezuelan migrants in Colombia face hunger and distress • FRANCE 24 English [Video]

In Maicao, a Colombian town on the border with Venezuela, slums have grown in size due to an increased number of Venezuelan migrants. One of these neighbourhoods, La Pista, is located on an old landing strip. Battling a lack of resources, most of the migrants who live there do not have enough to feed their families. Their children suffer from malnutrition, a scourge that has worsened with the Covid-19 pandemic. Our correspondents report.Subscribe to France 24 now:http://f24.my/youtubeENFRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7http://f24.my/YTliveENVisit our website:http://www.france24.comSubscribe to our YouTube channel:http://f24.my/youtubeENLike us on Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/FRANCE24.EnglishFollow us on Twitter:https://twitter.com/France24_en

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Euro 2020 final: Jordan Pickford had notes on his water bottle about Italy’s penalty takers [Video]

The Everton No 1 had details taped to his drinks bottle about Colombia’s penalty takers in the 2018 World Cup second-round penalty win, a result that snapped England’s dreaded shoot-out curse.