I met Kareem a few days before he disappeared
'The system is simply not working,' says Yvette Cooper, chair of Labour's refugee taskforce
'Things like nationalising power companies don’t do anything to help young people trying to build a new app or older workers stuck in precarious temporary work'
Though Ms Cooper, who chairs the party’s refugee taskforce, said more countries should be prepared to take in refugees
Former shadow Home Secretary to urge the Government to remove refugees from its net migration target
Authorities should show 'full transparency' following David Cameron's pledge to resettle 20,000 more people from war-torn country
The call comes as EU leaders back moves to accelerate the deportation of failed asylum-seekers
Exclusive: Yvette Cooper warns female voices are being 'drowned out by hate'
The Government’s position has been criticised by aid agencies who said it was akin to stating that “there’s no room at the inn”
Rebel Tory MPs are demanding that Britain defy the EU by delaying the introduction of the 'right to work' for Romanians and Bulgarians
Help for victims of domestic violence in a state of crisis, warns national survey
The restrictions on terror suspects are to be tightened after an Islamist extremist escaped from the security services when he walked out of a mosque disguised in a burka.
In real fear of further violence, women seek refuge with charities. Without this support women are more likely to return to abusive partners and give up their case
Yvette Cooper promises to help forces increase diversity, even if it means law has to be changed
'That means one in five people are now getting away with it,' says shadow Home Secretary, Yvette Cooper
Liberal Democrat councils are the worst for getting women into senior town hall jobs, Labour claimed today.