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Commenting article: Smaller-scale Rallies Held in Bulgaria's Sofia, Varna

Citizens have gathered Tuesday for a protest rally for the 17th consecutive evening at the key Eagles Bridge intersection in the Bulgarian capital Sofia.

Bulgarians have been staging unprecedented since 1997 protest rallies against unbearable utility bills, monopolies, and wide-spread poverty that turned into a civil unrest against the political model of ruling the country.

The protests led to the resignation of the government of the Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov, and his ruling Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria party, GERB.

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Sofianits - 26 Feb 2013 // 22:46:42

I applaud the protesters but fail to understand what they intend to accomplish.
Those in power (I don't mean Boyko, or Sergey, or Ahmed) will not give it up, unless a lot of Bulgarian patriots are prepared to die.

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