Politicians as well as protesting citizens were illegally tapped because they were suspected of plotting a riot.
Interior Minister Boyko Rashkov on the former GERB government during the antigovernment protests in 2020
We know who got the loans but we do not know on what conditions. The management continues to withhold this information.
Economy Minister Kiril Petkov on the state-owned Bulgarian Development Bank, which was supposed to finance small and mid-size businesses but lent 3 billion leva to only 20 people
The refusal of the General Prosecutor's Office to disclose which cases it has referred to the European Public Prosecutor's Office is strange.
Aleksandar Kashamov, counsel at Access to Information Programme
It is a public secret that many magistrates acquired villas and houses in Greece. This should be investigated.
Human rights lawyer Mihail Ekimdzhiev
The caretaker government is replacing old corruption schemes with new ones.
Daniel Mitov, Deputy Chairman of GERB