Activists: 106 Syrians, Including Women and Children, Killed in Homs Massacre

Britain-based observatory says victims killed on Tuesday 'were either burnt inside their houses or stabbed to death' as Assad troops hunted for rebels.

More than 100 people, including women and children, were killed in a "massacre" carried out by forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar Assad on Tuesday in Homs, a monitoring group said on Thursday.