Brain Drain 120,000 Professionals Leave Greece Amid Crisis

Greece's sky-high unemployment and shrinking economy are leading to significant brain drain, a new study has found. The number of young scientists leaving Greece has become painfully high, as more professionals abandon their homeland for better opportunities abroad.
State hospital nurses protesting in Thessaloniki. Many have left the country looking for work elsewhere.

State hospital nurses protesting in Thessaloniki. Many have left the country looking for work elsewhere.

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