People who know absolutely nothing about warfare do everything possible to drag us into a process of escalation that is beyond our control. Let the 'parties of war' win the election, form a government and then send Bulgarian weapons to Ukraine.
Bulgarian President Rumen Radev
He tells Ukraine it should fall on its knees and accept that it will no longer exist.
Mykhailo Podolyak, advisor to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, on Bulgarian President Rumen Radev's stance that no weapons should be sent to Ukraine
In reality, Boyko Borisov continues to rule – the old management boards are still running all the key institutions.
Former Prime Minister Ivan Kostov
I am disappointed, because I like the American way of life.
Vladislav Goranov, former GERB finance minister, after he was sanctioned under the Magnitsky Act
I fully believe that Goranov is innocent, but we, GERB, dissociate from him.
Boyko Borisov, GERB
We are not going to destroy our energy sector in order to make a scratch on the Russian one.
Rosen Hristov, minister of power engineering, on suggestions Bulgaria should stop using Russian nuclear fuel