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Gary R. Bunt

Al Hol camp, Syria

Quentin Sommerville, BBC News, The children no-one wants.

Powerful reporting from a camp housing families of IS fighters. Also see BBC News, Islamic State: The women and children no-one wants "The al-Hol camp in north eastern Syria is an overflowing vessel of anger and unanswered questions. Inside are the lost women and children of the jihadist group Islamic State (IS), abandoned by their men, their nightmare caliphate and their governments. " Quentin Sommerville's twitter stream should be read in its entirety.

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