Bulgaria government resigns after national protests
BUCHAREST Feb 20 (Reuters) - Bulgaria's government resigned from office after nationwide protests against austerity and high electricity prices, Prime Minister Boiko Borisov said on Wednesday.
"I will not participate in a government under which police are beating people," Borisov told parliament.
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