Inside the Americas

Bolivia: Pollution plagues Lake Titicaca

Straddling the border between Bolivia and Peru, Lake Titicaca is the size of the French island of Corsica. It's one of the largest and highest bodies of water in the Americas. But the once pristine lake is now plagued with pollution: a crisis that's prompting locals to act. Our colleagues from France 2 report, with FRANCE 24's Luke Shrago.


Also, as hundreds of thousands of Venezuelans flee the economic turmoil at home, we look at the plight of some of those making the long journey in search of a better life. Our correspondent Anna Kaiser went to meet them.

And America is saying a final farewell to six-time Republican Senator John McCain, who passed away after a battle with brain cancer. We take a look back at the life of the self-described maverick and Donald Trump foe. Selina Sykes and Florence Gaillard report.

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