It has been about a year now since I left Bulgaria to study in Norway. There have been many changes in Bulgaria in that year. One of them is that the Bulgarian people are taking a stand against the corruption happening in their government. In February this year (2013), the protests became so strong that the government resigned. This meant new elections on May 12th for a new government.
This article titled ‘What’s happening in Bulgaria’ gives you an idea of what’s going on in Bulgaria. It was shared by some of my Bulgarian friends and Peace Corps volunteers on Facebook. https://medium.com/better-humans/d289c6e1392