Over 40,000 Venezuelans in T&T

Date: 
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 21:00

Over forty thousand legal and illegal Venezuelans are estimated to be in T&T at this time.

It was one of the numbers discusses as stakeholders met at UWI to look at the crisis in Venezuela.

But one senior immigration officer contests that figure saying there is no supporting evidence. And a former director of the international relations institute says this is a national security threat.

Reporter Urvashi Tiwari Roopnarine has the details.