According to locals, Muslims and Bulgarians frequently get into fights with each other. For people living in the area, life is wrought with fear directly related to the influx of Muslims. People are afraid of coming out and speaking about what happens there out of fear of retribution.
Three political parties including United Patriots, are organizing a protest against the refugee centers. The National Front for the Rescue of Bulgaria, ATTACK and VMRO will demand that all centers for refugee status candidates be closed and that they be relocated outside of cities.