Venezuelan mothers-to-be head to Brazil to give birth

Carla, 18, a Venezuelan pregnant woman, poses before she gave birth to her baby at a maternity hospital in Boa Vista, Roraima state, Brazil August 21, 2018. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

BOA VISTA, Brazil (Reuters) – Expecting Venezuelan women are leaving their country due to a lack of prenatal care, medicine and diapers and giving birth across the border in Brazil, where three Venezuelan babies are born every day. “My baby would have died if I had stayed. There was no food or medicine, no doctors,” […]

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