Source: Reuters - Wed, 1 Apr 2015 21:40 GMT
Islamic State seizes large parts of Palestinian camp Yarmouk
Nusra Front leader says Idlib city "will enjoy" sharia law
Insurgents attack near Jordanian border, Jordan shuts crossing (Adds capture of Jordan border post by rebel groups)
By Sylvia Westall and Mariam Karouny
BEIRUT, April 1 (Reuters) - Islamic State fighters seized most of a vast camp for Palestinian refugees on the outskirts of Damascus from other insurgents on Wednesday in a bid to capture a major foothold close to President Bashar al-Assad's seat of power.
- Reuters - Thomson Reuters Foundation
- For more humanitarian news and analysis, please visit https://www.trust.org/alertnet