UNSC consultations on Syria scheduled for 23:30 GMT – UNSC Chair
The United Nations Security Council will convene at 23:30 GMT to discuss the Saturday airstrikes on the Syrian army by the US-led coalition, the New Zealand mission announced, Sputnik International reported.
The consultations would be held behind closed doors, the diplomats added.
The coalition conducted four airstrikes against the Syrian forces encircled by Islamic State militants near the city of Deir ez-Zor, on Saturday. The attacks killed 62 servicemen and injured 100 more.