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The Real Picture Of Venezuela's Crisis-Hit Hospitals Will Devastate You

The fall of an economy affects all walks of human life sooner or later. We have seen images of the Great Depression and we also saw the crisis that Greece went through last year, however, the damage is always more than it can be seen from a safe distance. And New York Times photographer Meridith Kohut has just changed that perspective of ours by bringing in light the horrible conditions of Venezuela's hospitals where there is no electricity, no soap, and no life.

These pictures might make you cry!

The Real Picture Of Venezuela's Crisis-Hit Hospitals Will Devastate You

The Real Picture Of Venezuela's Crisis-Hit Hospitals Will Devastate You

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Emergency rooms look like this.

Emergency rooms look like this.

This person who suffered a serious head injury had to wait over a year in order to get his treatment because of the shortage of doctors.

This person who suffered a serious head injury had to wait over a year in order to get his treatment because of the shortage of doctors.

Cold drink bottles are used to provide salines to the patients.

Cold drink bottles are used to provide salines to the patients.

A girl suffering from asthma in a government-run medical facility.

A girl suffering from asthma in a government-run medical facility.

Patients have to rest in the hallways because of the heavy crowds in the hospitals.

Patients have to rest in the hallways because of the heavy crowds in the hospitals.

President Nicolas Maduro has refused seeking international monetary help for the hospitals supposedly because of his pride. 

President Nicolas Maduro has refused seeking international monetary help for the hospitals supposedly because of his pride. 

Children stay hopeful about their treatment but...

Children stay hopeful about their treatment but...

Here is a video that explains it all better!

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