Schools to remain closed in Athens on Tuesday due to snowfall

Schools and kindergartens in the Greek capital will remain closed on Tuesday due to the heavy snowfall in recent hours and the frost forecast for the early morning hours, the municipality announced on Monday might. It also urged Athenians to limit their movements to avoid accidents and being trapped in snow.

“The municipality is ready to protect homeless citizens while crews are throwing salt on the streets to ensure access to hospitals,” it added in a press release.