Venezuelan refugees recruited as child soldiers in Colombia: Report

(CNN)As Venezuelans flee their country in search of safety and economic security, another set of dangers awaits them across the border. One mother told HRW that local fighters offered her son guns and a motorcycle to work for them, and later warned the family to avoid interacting with government soldiers. As local authorities struggle to keep up with a rising number of homicides in the area, armed fighters are policing territories and local populations. Tens of thousands of people have …