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A picture taken on November 26 shows people begging in downtown... News PhotoBulgaria,Downtown District,Horizontal,People,Poverty,Social Issues,SofiaPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPA picture taken on November 26, 2012, shows people begging in downtown Sofia. The number of EU citizens at risk of poverty or social exclusion rose last year to nearly 120 million, the Eurostat statistics agency said on Monday as the debt crisis continues to sap the economy. Bulgaria was most affected, with 49 percent of its people listed, followed by Romania and Latvia, each on 40 percent, Lithuania 33 percent, and then Greece and Hungary on 31 percent. AFP PHOTO / DIMITAR DILKOFF (Photo credit should read DIMITAR DILKOFF/AFP/Getty Images)