Iraq’s brain drain continues. By Wassim Bassem

Youths in Iraq dream of leaving the country. The successive wars since 1980 and in particular the violence that has been part of daily life in Iraq since 2003 have caused waves of emigration over the years. Iraqis have lived through many conflicts over the last few decades: the Iran­Iraq war of 1980­88, the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait in 1990 and the subsequent embargo and war, fo

Read More