IS militants 'enter Yarmouk refugee camp' in Syrian capital

April 1, 2015 1:12 PM

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Islamic State (IS) militants have entered the Palestinian refugee camp Yarmouk in Damascus, activists and Palestinian officials say.

Clashes erupted between the militants and groups inside the camp, with IS seizing control of large parts of the camp, reports said.

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