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Desperate Bulgarian Sets Self On Fire

AP | VESELIN TOSHKOV | Posted 03.20.2013 | World

SOFIA, Bulgaria -- A Bulgarian man set himself on fire Wednesday to protest poverty in his country, becoming the sixth citizen to do that in a month. ...

Self-Immolations Continue In Desperate, Depressed Bulgaria

AP | VESELIN TOSHKOV | Posted 03.14.2013 | World

SOFIA, Bulgaria -- Security cameras captured the moment when a Bulgarian man disgusted by corruption in his provincial hometown quietly doused himself...

Bulgaria's Perpetual Crisis

John Feffer | Posted 04.22.2013 | World
John Feffer

The recent resignation of the Bulgarian government, after several days of protest, reveals the deep discontent among the people over the economic situation.