Hundreds of councils, universities and land owners in the UK have provided shelter for Syrian refugees because they feared that the children would freeze while parents we are trying to find residence in Europe.
Charity Citizens He revealed that the support programs was made as a way to Mrs. Yvette Cooper under Labor Britain condemns not reacting strongly to the Government’s crisis refugees largest since the second world War.
Prime Minister David Cameron has pledged to get 20,000 Syrians over five years, the equivalent of 4,000 person/year, but only from the refugee camps on the border of the country devastated by war.
The refugee family came to Britain but the Interior Ministry refused to disclose how many numbers.
On Tuesday 13/10, a spokesman for the Labor party, Mrs. Cooper, came up with a plan of action and declared: “While European countries are trying to cope with the refugee problem, and winter is approached the Prime Minister can not turn your back and pretend like this is not our problem.
It is time to act. We can not stand seeing young children freeze to death on the road. Refugees are now considered to be a humanitarian crisis the largest in Europe since World War II, and each European country must join hands to help. ”
The charity has put the figure 6 children die from cold in the last year and ask for at least 1,000 refugees were taken to the UK before Christmas.
Zrinka Bralo journalist said: “The current crisis is taking place, so we need to act now in 2015, but not in 2, 3 or 5 years. As if that would be too late for children who have only one piece of fabric shielding in freezing weather. Last year, six children died in vain, thousands of others were respiratory diseases. We can not remain silent and let the innocent child to suffer more. “.
Scheme resettlement of those affected by the Government is built specifically to support Syrian refugees, but so far it only provides accommodation for 217 people, despite the total number of people eligible for assistance for up to 5000 people.
More than 4 million Syrians have been forced to leave the country was their war-torn since a brutal conflict erupted in 2011.
Britain has opted out a program of EU quota for resettlement of 120,000 refugees from Italy, Greece and Hungary.
Ms Cooper will move urged the Prime Minister to help the refugees in Europe, and immediately publish detailed numbers of refugees came to the UK and sort them out network of migrants left allowed.
“To date the British Government has only received very few Syrian refugees also refused to publish figures who have come. Currently, the Government is not doing well the task is committed to helping to meet the 4000 person / years of Prime Minister, and still lags far behind other European countries in helping refugees. We need to act immediately to help not only those in the refugee camps but also those who have to be European. If each county and the city received 10 families, we can only help 10,000 people in the next year alone, “she shared.