IS militants showing their victory in Yarmouk.
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Syria fighting: IS video claims to show Yarmouk capture

Islamic State militants say they have taken almost total control of Yarmouk in Syria.

The United Nations has appealed for all sides to cease hostilities in Yarmouk, which has been under siege for almost two years.

It is home to much of Syria's Palestinian refugee population, but now just under 20,000 people remain trapped there.

The BBC's Paul Wood reports.

  • 05 Apr 2015
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