Syrian children walk past heavily damaged buildings in the rebel-held town of Douma, on the eastern edges of the capital Damascus on Feb. 27, 2016, on the first day of the landmark ceasefire agreement. / AFP / Sameer Al-Doumy
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Eight rockets fired from a extremist-controlled area of Syria slammed into a Turkish border town Tuesday, killing two people including a four-year-old child, officials said.Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu confirmed two Turkish citizens in the town of Kilis had been killed by fire coming from an area in Syria controlled by ISIS and that the Turkish army had returned fire.The latest attack comes after Turkish armed forces launched repeated artillery strikes in the last two weeks on ISIS positions in Syria.From mid-February, Turkish artillery had also shelled targets of the Syrian Kurdish Democratic Union Party (PYD) inside Syria, with the military saying it was responding to incoming fire.But Turkey has not shelled any positions held by Syrian Kurdish fighters inside Syria since the ceasefire was implemented on Feb. 27 .
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