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The humanitarian aid stockpiled in Colombia and Brazil is at the centre of a stand-off between Mr Maduro and Mr Guaidó that goes back to Mr Maduro's disputed re-election in 2018. For several years Venezuela has been in the grip of a political and economic crisis. An out-of-control inflation rate has seen prices soar, leaving many Venezuelans struggling to afford basic items.
Aid blockade

Venezuela’s border aid blockade

Deadly clashes broke out in Venezuela’s border towns on Saturday as trucks loaded with humanitarian aid tried to cross over from Brazil and Colombia.