PBS NewsHour

Venezuela hospitals face crisis as meds run low

Clip: 03/26/2017 | 3m 12s

On Friday, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said on state television that he had asked the United Nations for help in addressing the country's shortage of medicine and other goods. The country's hospitals now have less than 5 percent of the medicine they need to treat their patients. For more, Reuters reporter Brian Ellsworth joins Hari Sreenivasan from Caracas.

Aired: 03/26/17

Rating: NR

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