Venezuela Emigration May Exceed That from Syria by 2020, Says UNHCR Envoy

Eduardo Stein, special representative of UNHCR and International Organization for Migration for Venezuelan refugees, projects that there will be 6.4 million Venezuelan emigrants by the end of next year.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - "Latin America will never be the same again," proclaims former Guatemalan Vice President Eduardo Stein.

As Venezuela's special representative to the International Organization for Migration (IOM) and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), he is in charge of coordinating efforts to address an unprecedented migration emergency in the region.

More than 4.5 million Venezuelans have fled the devastating crisis in their country, 1.5 million of whom have found refuge . . .

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