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Transparency International Corruption Index:

Bulgaria keeps its "reputation" as a corrupt country

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In the Corruption Index for 2022 of the international organization "Transparency International", Bulgaria is in 72nd place with an index of 43 points. 

In the last place among the countries of the European Union is Hungary. 

According to experts from the anti-corruption organization, one of the reasons why we rank last in Europe is the ongoing political crisis in the country.
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