Diplomats: The United Nations Security Council is to meet at 7:30pm (23:30 GMT) at the request of Russia and will be regarding US-led air strikes in Syria.Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs spox: "After today's attack on the Syrian army, we've come to the terrible conclusion that the White House is defending IS".Syria calls on UNSC to condemn the American aggression and compel US not to repeat it also respect the sovereignty of Syria. Helicopter and warplane (sound) bombing Talbiseh town tonight in northern Homs Syria: Airstrikes on Urem al-Kubra suburb in western Aleppo Moscow: US bombing of Syrian army positions puts the recent agreements at stakeRussian Foreign Ministry: White House "defending ISIS fighters" - after attack on Syrian Army A United States official says condolence payments to Syrian families of the Syrian troops that were killed in a coalition airstrike on Deir ez-Zor will be considered.Russia calls for UNSC meeting after suspected US airstrike in Deir ez-ZurRocket aimed at Israel explodes upon launch inside Gaza Strip, causing blast. US official says condolence payments to Syrian families of troops killed in airstrike will be considered based on claims presented US struck Syria military convoy, mistaking it for ISIS. Russia says 62 Syrian troops killed. @CENTCOM statement U.S. coalition confirms it mistakenly struck Syrian army, says it will review airstrike to determine 'if lessons can be learned' U.S. says it halted air raid in Syria when told by Russia that it might have struck Syrian militaryCoalition forces may have conducted air strike on Syrian military position: Pentagon US CENTCOM statement on alleged US airstrike which allegedly killed many SAA in Deir Ez-Zour SAA sources claim Syrian Army re-captured positions taken earlier by Daesh following US/Coalition strikes in Al-Thardah Mountain. ISIS forces are trying to storm DeirEzzor Military AirportRussia says 62 Syrian soldiers reportedly killed in US-led airstrike. No US confirmation. Attempted rocket launch towards Israel from Gaza. Failed and exploded inside GazaISIL takes control of artillery battalion between Mt Thardeh and Deir Ezzor airbase. Live stream to a Russian MoD briefing which starts in 5 minutes, likely to be about US Deir ez-Zor incident. Palestine Red Crescent: 17 cases of tear gas inhalation injuries after Israeli forces in E Jerusalem gas Palestinians protesting Pentagon says they are aware of the reports and are checking with Centcom and CJTF. Nigerian army frees 566 people held by Islamist group Boko Haram Israli forces storm AlAzariyeh gas palestinians. 17 suffocated up to this momentThe Syrian Army repelled an IS attack on the Missile Battalion base on Jafra, Deir ez-Zor.Amaq Agency claims that coalition airstrikes targeted in the afternoon positions of IS fighters on Mount Thardah near the Deir ez-Zor airport.ISIS takes ground in wake of alleged U.S.-led airstrike The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) says the death toll for Syrian soldiers killed in the air strikes at Deir ez-Zor rises to 80 and says that it cannot confirm who carried the air strikes out.

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17 September 2016
US struck Syria military convoy, mistaking it for ISIS. Russia says 62 Syrian troops killed. @CENTCOM statement
US CENTCOM statement on alleged US airstrike which allegedly killed many SAA in Deir Ez-Zour
ISIL takes control of artillery battalion between Mt Thardeh and Deir Ezzor airbase.
Nigerian army frees 566 people held by Islamist group Boko Haram
Israli forces storm AlAzariyeh gas palestinians. 17 suffocated up to this moment
Amaq Agency claims that coalition airstrikes targeted in the afternoon positions of IS fighters on Mount Thardah near the Deir ez-Zor airport.