Since July 2019, Iran has begun to roll back the implementation of its obligations under the JCPoA to an ever increasing extent. Germany, France and the UK have now triggered the Dispute Resolution Mechanism envisaged by the JCPoA. Their objective is to preserve the Agreement.
The tensions between the United States and Iran are endangering Iraq’s stability and unity and the fight against IS. Foreign Minister Maas and his European colleagues are committed to working for de‑escalation.
Germany, France and the United Kingdom are working closely together with regard to Syria, in the fight against ISIS and on Iran. Foreign Minister Maas is meeting his colleagues in Paris to discuss current challenges and courses of action.
In Helsinki today and tomorrow, the EU Foreign Ministers will discuss Iran, hybrid threats and the situation in the Western Balkans.
Political relations Diplomatic relations between the Federal Republic of Germany and Iran were established in 1952, and the Iranian legation opened in Germany that same year. In addition to economic…