In Syria's Al-Hol camp, ultra-extremists fuel fear

March 31, 2019

Guards are instructed to confiscate unusually valuable items and mobile phones from those in the camp AFP

Clashes with guards, violent factional quarrels and a new strain of ultra-extremism -- the Islamic State group's territorial "caliphate" may be defeated, but a camp in eastern Syria is emerging as a fresh jihadist powder keg.