Syrian activist group: 'Tens of people' killed in air strike

The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights has said "tens of people" were killed in an air strike by a Syrian Air Force fighter jet, which hit a bakery in a town near the central city of Hama.

Rebels have been clashing with government forces is recent days in the region around Halfaya, some 25 kms (15 miles) north west of Hama.

Residents walk near a bakery damaged by what Syrian activists claim were missiles fired by a Syrian Air Force fighter jet. Credit: Reuters/Handout

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FCO condemns bakery air strike

The Foreign Office has condemned the Syrian military air strike on a bakery near Hama that killed dozens of people.