Bulgaria: Protests About to Escalate

Politics ♦ Published: July 24, 2013; 06:11 ♦ (Vindobona)

Heavy clashes between protestors and policemen in Bulgaria´s capital Sofia are endangering the political stability.

Bulgaria: Protests About to Escalate / Picture: © Vindobona.org

For the first time since spring, protests in Bulgaria are about to escalate again. Citizen's protests are going on for weeks already. However, the situation has sharpened dramatically today. Thousands of government opponents surrounded the Bulgarian Parliament and tried to keep the members of the Parliament to get off the building. After the police has tried to lift the blockade, heavy…