At the initiative of the Russian side at 02.30 GMT will be held consultations of the UN security Council on Syria, have informed in the permanent representation to the UN. Clarifies that the meeting will be held behind closed doors.
Earlier it became known that the international coalition against the banned terrorist organization “Islamic state” launched air strikes on the Syrian army. After that Moscow appealed to the UN security Council with the initiative to hold an emergency meeting of the UN security Council. Damascus, in turn, demanded that the UN security Council to condemn the attack coalition.