Hundreds of people with suspected links to the Islamic State reportedly escaped from a camp for displaced people near a U.S.-coalition base in northern Syria on Sunday amid a Turkish military offensive in the region, Syrian Kurdish officials said. The camp is home to around 12,000 people, including roughly 1,000 wives and widows of ISIS fighters and their children. The Kurdish-led administration in northern Syria said in a statement that 950 ISIS supporters escaped as clashes broke out between Turkish-backed Syrian fighters and Kurdish forces, though The Associated Press was not immediately able to confirm that number.

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