The President of the Parents Association of the elementary school of Oreokastron, in Thessaloniki, who issued the decision not to host refugee children under the threat of occupation of the school, submitted his resignation. As he stated, he had not signed the decision nor was he present when the decision was taken and the press release was issued.

Meanwhile, the Secretary General of the Ministry of Education Mr. Yannis Pandis stated there is no concern for the refugee children’s health, adding that the Ministry is responsible for protecting their health and have them properly vaccinated.