Britain, France and Germany (E3)


  • Snapback mechanism 2020-09-19 20:02

    U.S. could go it alone to enforce Iran sanctions

    TEHRAN – In a blow to Donald Trump’s administration efforts against Iran, European signatories to a 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and world powers rejected the U.S. push to trigger a return of all UN sanctions against Iran.

  • E3 2020-09-19 12:37

    E3 reject U.S. push to trigger snapback of UN sanctions on Iran

    TEHRAN – In a letter to the president of the UN Security Council on Friday afternoon, European signatories to the 2015 Iran nuclear deal rejected the U.S. announcement that all UN sanctions on Iran would return on September 20, saying the U.S. “notification” to the Security Council was “incapable of having legal effect.”

  • E3 2020-09-13 23:05

    E3 face stark test over snapback mechanism

    TEHRAN - As the 30-day U.S. process of restoring the UN sanctions on Iran is nearing its end, the European signatories to the 2015 Iran nuclear deal ratchet up efforts to find a way forward while preventing a total collapse of the 2015 nuclear deal.

  • E3 2020-08-20 00:19

    E3 faces dilemma over snapback of UN sanctions on Iran

    TEHRAN - As the U.S. push to reinstate all UN sanctions on Iran reaches a critical point, analysts tell the Tehran Times that the U.S. move to snap back UN sanctions on Iran will likely face strong opposition from the international community.

  • E3 2020-08-02 17:58

    Why E3 keeps silent on UN arms embargo on Iran

    TEHRAN - While the dispute over the UN arms embargo on Iran looms large on the horizon, the European signatories to the Iran nuclear deal –France, Germany and the UK (E3) – continue to refuse to take a clear stance on the UN arms embargo, which put them in a dilemma that they want to avoid, an analyst tells the Tehran Times.

  • Foreign Ministry 2020-07-15 18:32

    Tehran says gravely concerned over E3’s co-op with U.S. to kill JCPOA

    TEHRAN — Tehran has voiced great concerns over any cooperation by the European trio with the U.S. to undermine the nuclear deal, officially called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • Nader Entessar 2020-06-26 17:22

    IAEA susceptible to U.S.' pressure: Prof. Entessar

    Iran believes that the IAEA Board of Governors has referred and given credence to the information obtained by espionage activities or to the claims raised by inauthentic sources, i.e. the US and the Zionist regime, to adopt the recent resolution against Iran.

  • قرارگاه جهادی مقابله با ویروس کرونا در نیروی زمینی ارتش 2020-03-02 19:21

    E3 provides €5 million to help fight coronavirus in Iran 

    France, Germany and the UK - known as E3 or the European trio - issued a statement on Monday announcing a plan to provide a comprehensive package of both material and financial support to Iran to combat the spread of the disease in the country. 

  • NPT 2020-01-28 21:20

    'NPT withdrawal plan' now on MPs' agenda

    TEHRAN – Presiding Board of the Iranian Parliament, on Tuesday, received a proposed plan on Iran's withdrawal from the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons Treaty (NPT).

  • zarif 2019-07-07 16:43

    Zarif: Iran’s nuclear steps reversible only through E3 compliance

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Sunday that Iran’s steps in reducing its nuclear commitments are “reversible” only if the three European countries of Britain, France, and Germany (E3) honor their commitments under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, the official name for the 2015 nuclear agreement.