February 20, 2013 at 2:43 PM
The situation here in Bulgaria is very interesting right now. One can easily say it is unstable. The energy bills are higher than peoples monthly wages. This is only an energy bill - not heat. Most people heat their homes by burning wood so the energy bill is only electricity. The electricity is not what is making the bill high - it is the taxes on the electricity. For example a 100 leva electricity bill - only 20 leva is actually for the electricity. These taxes are going to foreign owned electrical companies. The people have been protesting for the last week and a half. The ministry of finance has stepped down and today the prime minister has supposedly stepped down.
Bulgaria is an amazing, breathtaking, beautiful country with amazing people and culture.
Bulgaria will pull through. They have survived over 500 years of oppression from the Ottoman Empire this current trial is but a stone in comparison.
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Can fully understand the whole set-up...great country lots of problems, and above all after a BROKEN WRIST!
I fractured a 4th finger on LH at the knuckle, and far too numerous other stuff, which I don't even want to talk about.
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