Government spokesman Giorgos Petalotis on Monday underlined that “the government’s will for transparency in transactions is a given” while he declined to comment on media reports vis-à-vis the alleged involvement of an associate of former government minister Akis Tsochatzopoulos in the kickbacks allegations, stressing that “the government is not concerned”.

Petalotis referred to a matter of justice, and pointed out that the government will facilitate justice if it can or has an obligation to in order to ensure that everything will be brought to light.