UN Security Council meets to discuss Syria at the United Nations headquarters
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'Progress made' on Syria plan says UN

Diplomats at the United Nations Security Council have said progress has been made in discussions over a resolution on the crisis in Syria.

The British envoy Mark Lyall Grant said a vote could be held in the next few days but added "we are not there yet".

Western nations have been pushing for the Security Council to endorse an Arab League peace plan.

The BBC's James Robbins reports.

  • 02 Feb 2012
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