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euronews: Bulgarian vote as corruption verdict

A growing desire to claw down corruption is expected to bring higher-than-average numbers of Bulgarians out to vote in the European Parliamentary elections.

Last year, the EU punished Sofia for failing to crack down effectively by freezing some 500 million euros in EU aid.

Surveys show most Bulgarians approve of the EU measure and trust the EU institutions more than the Balkan country's own parliament and government.

by Sassafras on Sat May 30th, 2009 at 02:10:06 PM EST
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