Colombian president at border to defuse tensions

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A border incident between Colombia and Venezuela has prompted Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro to order the closure of major border crossing points.

In addition, many Colombians have been deported. According to the Venezuelan government, the presidents of both countries have agreed to meet to discuss the problems along the border.

CCTV America’s Michelle Begue filed this report.

Colombian president at border to defuse tensions

A border incident between Colombia and Venezuela has prompted Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro to order the closure of major border crossing points. In addition, many Colombians have been deported. According to the Venezuelan government, the presidents of both countries have agreed to meet to discuss the problems along the border. CCTV America's Michelle Begue filed this report.