Iran said on Wednesday it was open "to any initiative" as parties to the 2015 nuclear deal stepped up efforts to save the accord which has been on life support since a 2018 decision by the US to withdraw from it and reimpose sanctions.
China, Russia, France, Germany, and Britain will meet with Iran in Vienna on Feb. 26 to discuss how to uphold the 2015 nuclear deal with the Islamic Republic, the European Commission said in a statement.
President Hassan Rouhani said Monday that Iran is still committed to its obligations under the 2015 Iran nuclear deal with world powers, despite the other signatories’ failure to uphold their end of the deal.
Top European Union diplomat Josep Borrell is due to visit Iran on February 3, said officials in Tehran and Brussels, on his first trip to the Iranian capital since taking office, in an attempt to reduce tensions following the US pullout of the 2015 nuclear deal.
Russia's permanent representative to international organizations in Vienna says Moscow has warned Britain, France, and Germany – collectively known as the E3 – against triggering the 2015 Iran nuclear deal dispute mechanism.