[Chisinau, Moldova; September 30. Image via Getty]

An old woman shouts and holds out her fist in protest against the increasing water rates during a rally in Chisinau on September 30, 2009. Moldova, wedged between Romania and Ukraine is Europe's poorest state measured by per-capita income. AFP PHOTO / VADIM DENISOV (Photo credit should read VADIM DENISOV/AFP/Getty Images)