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UN unity over plight of Palestinians in Damascus camp

Aid workers say conditions in Yarmouk, a Palestinian refugee camp in Damascus, are growing increasingly desperate for civilians trapped by fighting.

After nearly two years under siege by government forces, the camp was attacked last week by so-called Islamic State militants.

They are now believed to be in control of much of it.

Jim Muir reports.

  • 07 Apr 2015
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