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What migrants face as they journey through deadly Darien Gap

Clip: 08/12/2020 | 10m 48s Video has closed captioning.

Whether fleeing war, persecution, poverty or the effects of climate change, migrants and refugees worldwide routinely find themselves in great danger. Perhaps the most hazardous migrant trail of all is the Darien Gap, a wild, lawless stretch straddling Colombia and Panama. Before the pandemic, special correspondent Nadja Drost and videographer Bruno Federico reported from this perilous path.

Aired: 08/12/20

Rating: NR

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