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Syria’s Permanent Representative to the UN Bashar al-Jaafari said after the vote that his country condemns in the strongest possible terms the use of chemical weapons or any other weapons of mass destruction.
The two leaders 'are also expected to discuss key aspects of the Palestinian-Israeli settlement.'
The US and Russia may have to reach a decision over the inclusion of Iran and its proxy Hezbollah in a permanent arrangement in Syria.
Russia is brokering reconciliation talks between Hamas and Fatah in Moscow; both ask for help with the new US president-elect.
Russia says it voted for UNSC resolution 2334(2016) because it reflected "the general view of the international community."
According to Lavrov, the Arab peace initiative is a universal document, which everybody regards as the fitting foundation for a peaceful future between Arabs and Jews.
An announcement of an agreement is expected at 11:30 a.m. (4:30 a.m. EDT).
Russia is filling in the vacuum in Egpyt that the U.S. is leaving behind.