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Power Games

Riot in Bulgarian city highlights plight of Roma.25 February 2002 PLOVDIV, Bulgaria–Rioting broke out in the neighborhood of Stolipinovo on 19 February after the power company turned the electricity off in this area of Bulgaria’s second city, Plovdiv, due to several years’ worth of unpaid bills. The rioting, which involved hundreds of residents and continued […]