Prime Minister George Papandreou convened a meeting in his office in Parliament on Thursday, immediately after his return from Paris. Participating in the meeting were Parliament President Filippos Petsalnikos and the ministers Dimitris Reppas, Yiannis Ragoussis, George Papaconstantinou and Pavlos Geroulanos, as well as the prime minister's close associates Nikos Athanassakis, Costas Theos and Reggina Vartzeli.
 A ministerial meeting also took place under the chairmanship of Finance Minister George Papaconstantinou, with the participation of Defence Minister Evangelos Venizelos, Employment Minister Louka Katseli and Education Minister Anna Diamantopoulou.