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Bulgaria: Ataka rail against NATO and US 'colonialism'01:31

Bulgaria: Ataka rail against NATO and US 'colonialism'

Bulgaria, Sofia
November 11, 2014 at 09:28 GMT +00:00 · Published

Several dozens of protesters gathered in front of the US embassy in Sofia to claim 'sovereignty for Bulgaria and other countries in the world,' Tuesday. The mobilisation was organised by Ataka, a nationalist Bulgarian party.

The protesters, accompanied by a priest, demanded that American bases be removed from the country. Protesters also wanted the government to break with dependance upon World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (IMF). Some also called NATO 'fascists and world's terrorists.'

Among the flags the protesters carried was the one of the self-proclaimed Lugansk Republic. There were no reports of clashes.

Bulgaria: Ataka rail against NATO and US 'colonialism'01:31
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Several dozens of protesters gathered in front of the US embassy in Sofia to claim 'sovereignty for Bulgaria and other countries in the world,' Tuesday. The mobilisation was organised by Ataka, a nationalist Bulgarian party.

The protesters, accompanied by a priest, demanded that American bases be removed from the country. Protesters also wanted the government to break with dependance upon World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (IMF). Some also called NATO 'fascists and world's terrorists.'

Among the flags the protesters carried was the one of the self-proclaimed Lugansk Republic. There were no reports of clashes.

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