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Colombia-Venezuela border closure

Canoes used to skirt closed bridges as Colombia-Venezuela border crisis extends into 2nd week - @AP

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Colombia-Venezuela border closure

More: Colombia President Santos calls on Venezuela to facilitate reunification of families separated in border situation - @UNoticias

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Colombia-Venezuela border closure

Colombia's president requests Union of South American Nations meeting on border situation with Venezuela - @telesurenglish

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Colombia-Venezuela border closure

Photo: Marchers in Caracas wear red in support of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's border closure with Colombia and his stance against paramilitarism - @_PuebloChavista

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Padilla, Cauca Department, Colombia

At least 21 young students from a school in Almirante Padilla, Colombia, hospitalized after eating a tainted cake - @NoticiasRCN

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Bogota, Distrito Especial, Colombia

Citizens of Bogota, Colombia to vote on if bullfighting should be allowed in the city on Oct. 25 - @NoticiasRCN

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Colombia-Venezuela border closure

Venezuela, Colombia foreign ministers promised to jointly combat crime along border following talks to calm border dispute - @AP

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Colombia-Venezuela border closure

Photo: A Colombian boy deported from Venezuela carries his belongings across the Tachira River in Cucuta - @AFP

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obituaries

Famed Colombian photographer Nereo Lopez, who captured the country's poor, Pope Paul VI and Gabriel García Márquez, dead at 94 - @citypaperbogota

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Colombia-Venezuela border closure

Photo: Hundreds of deported Colombians cross the Táchira River with their belongings from San Antonio, Venezuela to enter Cucuta, Colombia - @DanielSalgar1

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Colombia-Venezuela border closure

Number of Colombians deported from Venezuela rises to 1,113, authorities in La Guajira say - @NoticiasRCN

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Colombia

Army lieutenant who survived a Black Hawk helicopter crash in Colombia's Gulf of Uraba, on Aug. 4 that killed 16 soldiers, has died of his injuries - @Cablenoticias

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Colombia-Venezuela border closure

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro vows to extend a crackdown on illegal migrants from Colombia, who he blames for rampant crime and widespread shortages - @AP

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Colombia-Venezuela border closure

Photo: At least 190 Colombians deported from Venezuela are living in tents at a refugee shelter at the Colegio Municipal de Bachillerato in Cucuta - @AlfredoChavarro

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Colombia-Venezuela border closure

Photo: Long line of vehicles wait for gas in Cucuta, Colombia, near the border with Venezuela - @Obeysser

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Tolima Department, Colombia

8,000 hectacres (19,770 acres) burned in Tolima forest fires in Colombia - @elespectador

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Colombia-Venezuela border closure

More: Venezuela has send 1,071 people back to Colombia, 608 in refugee shelters amid border closure - @NoticiasRCN

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Venezuela

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro says his country's border with Colombia will remain closed until 'minimum of coexistence and respect for the law' is established - @UNoticias

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Colombia-Venezuela border closure

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos requests a meeting with Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro and foreign ministers to resolve border closures - @elcolombiano

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Colombia-Venezuela border closure

Venezuela's president indefinitely closes country's border with Colombia - @Reuters

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