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France, Germany, UK 'Accessories' to Trump, Netanyahu, Says Iran's Foreign Minister

President Donald Trump and Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu during a ceremony at the White House in Washington on Tuesday, January 28, 2020. (Doug Mills/The New York Times)

President Donald Trump and Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu during a ceremony at the White House in Washington on Tuesday, January 28, 2020. (Doug Mills/The New York Times)

The U.N. nuclear watchdog's 35-nation Board of Governors called on Iran in the resolution earlier on Friday to stop denying the agency access to two suspected former nuclear sites and to cooperate fully with it.

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  • Last Updated: June 20, 2020, 1:11 PM IST
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Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Friday accused France, Germany and Britain of serving Iran's arch-foes the United States and Israel by drafting a nuclear resolution against Tehran.

"Behind (the) facade, E3 are accessories to (U.S. President Donald) Trump & (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin) Netanyahu—& in no position to counsel Iran," Zarif tweeted.

The U.N. nuclear watchdog's 35-nation Board of Governors called on Iran in the resolution earlier on Friday to stop denying the agency access to two suspected former nuclear sites and to cooperate fully with it, diplomats attending the meeting said.

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