Assaf Abboud in Yarmouk
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Syria crisis: BBC reporter visits Yarmouk refugee camp

There is growing concern for the plight of civilians trapped by fighting in Yarmouk - a Palestinian refugee camp in Damascus, Syria.

Islamic State militants trying to seize control of the area have been clashing with Palestinian gunmen.

BBC Arabic's Assaf Abboud visited the centre of the camp and found its battered streets deserted and silent.

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