- 21 Jan 2016 10:40 AM
The British International School of Budapest also confirmed to XpatLoop that, "The school was declared safe by police at 11.05am and the school has re-opened. Students have returned to classrooms and school has resumed as normal."
The school continued, "The welfare of our students and staff is our utmost priority. All threats to our school are taken very seriously and we are continuing to work closely with police, who have taken charge of the situation.”
The Budapest police department has launched criminal proceedings due to 'public danger' posed by an unknown offender, according to a force spokesman.
MTI photo: Mihádák Zoltán
Counter-Terror Forces Evacuate British International School, Budapest