January 14, 2020 / 6:47 PM / 7 months ago

European powers in nuclear deal using dispute mechanism is a 'strategic mistake' - Zarif

Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif speaks to reporters upon his arrival at the airport in New Delhi, India, January 14, 2020. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

DUBAI (Reuters) - The triggering of a dispute mechanism on Tuesday by France, Britain and Germany in the multilateral nuclear deal with Iran is a “strategic mistake”, Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said, according to the semi-official Fars news agency.

“The usage of the dispute mechanism is legally baseless and a strategic mistake from a political standpoint,” Zarif said, according to Fars.

Reporting By Babak Dehghanpisheh

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