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Protesters carry bread loaves in front of the parliament building... News PhotoBread,Built Structure,Bulgaria,Carrying,Environmental Issues,Exploration,Government,Horizontal,Loaf of Bread,Parliament Building,Political Rally,Protest,Protestor,Shale,Sofia,WorkingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPProtesters carry bread loaves in front of the parliament building during a rally against the exploration work of shale gas in central Sofia on January 14, 2012. Thousands of Bulgarians gathered at rallies across the country carrying banners 'No to shale gas, Yes to nature' and 'Chevron go home' to protest the US company plans to drill for shale gas in Bulgaria. The country's reserves are estimated at between 300 billion and 1 trillion cubic metres of shale gas, Energy Minister Traicho Traikov had said citing data by companies willing to explore. AFP PHOTO / DIMITAR DILKOFF (Photo credit should read DIMITAR DILKOFF/AFP/Getty Images)