Today's Quote: Bulgaria and Migrants

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"Our population scared off the migrants. Authorities were trying to behave like Europeans, but with people emanating such hatred this tsunami [the migrant influx] went around Bulgaria. They preferred to go via Macedonia ans Serbia and the reason is that we forged a bad image of ourselves in their eyes. We don't react to this like Europeans."

Andrey Raychev, co-owner of Gallup International - Bulgaria polling agency, has his own idea about why the flow of migrants bound for Germany goes via Macedonia and Serbia and not via Bulgaria.

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Stephanie Stroh - 15 Sep 2015 // 09:21:09

Bulgaria is attempting to keep migrants out by building a fence along its border with Turkey. Only a relatively small number of migrants try to reach the west through Bulgaria, most preferring the route running from Turkey to Hungary via Greece, Macedonia and Serbia.

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Yane - 8 Sep 2015 // 20:22:10

They can't go through Bulgaria because the wall in Thrace can't be breached like those worthless ones built in Hungary & Macedonia. Tbh we need israeli-type walls with guard towers n stuff. Too many un-employed, give them guard duty, protect their country against the islamic hordes!

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