Still more indications the humanitarian crisis continues to deepen:
- People killing wild animals just to get a little meat on the table
- Government can’t even issue passports
- Use the “Maduro diet”, lose 19 pounds in a year
2/10 – Fox News – Venezuelans killing flamingos and anteaters to stave off hunger amid mounting food crisis – Researchers for a university have found 20 flamingo carcasses, each with the breast meat and torso removed. Carcasses of dogs, cats, donkeys, and giant anteaters have been discovered at city dumps. That illustrates the desperation so many people experience in trying to find meet for their diet.
Experts point out those wild animals can carry lots of little nasties that can hurt humans.
Article explains the severity of inflation by providing some data points. Here is what you can buy for half of the minimum wage for an entire month: