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Even in church, Venezuelans face shortages

Friday - 5/31/2013, 7:32pm  ET

In this May 29, 2013 photo, a priest holds up a host as he celebrates Mass at Catholic a church in Caracas, Venezuela. Church officials say food shortages and foreign exchange restrictions are causing a lack of ingredients needed to celebrate Mass: altar wine as well as wheat to produce communion wafers. “We only have enough for two months,” said Archbishop Roberto Luckert, a spokesman for the Venezuelan Episcopal Conference. (AP Photo/Fernando Llano)

JORGE RUEDA
Associated Press

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) --
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