Portuguese seek jobs in former colonies

Countries like Angola, Mozambique and Brazil offer refuge from Portugal's economic problems.

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    Portugal has been hit hard by Europe's economic crisis, with its economy continuing to shrink and unemployment still rising.

    Many Portuguese have been forced to leave their country to seek a brighter future, and an increasing number are applying for visas to former colonies such as Mozambique, Brazil and Angola.

    Al Jazeera's Barnaby Phillips reports from Lisbon.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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