Venezuelan migration picks up, reaches about 6.8M

FILE - Venezuelan Frank Fernandez, center, eats with friends at the Colombian-Venezuelan Foundation "Nueva Ilusión" soup kitchen near the border with Venezuela in Los Patios, Colombia, Aug. 6, 2022. “Hope is the last thing to be lost, but at the moment, there is none,” Fernandez said as he tried to contact his family to let them know he had reached Colombia with his brother after walking up to 25 miles (40 kilometers) a day. (AP Photo/Matias Delacroix, File)

Venezuelan migration picks up, reaches about 6.8M