Meeting of E3 Political Directors and Iran on Iran talks Brussels.- The E3 Political Directors and their Iranian counterparts will meet on 29 January 2015 in Istanbul for a one-day meeting as part of ongoing diplomatic efforts to find a negotiated solution to the Iranian nuclear issue. EU Political Director Helga Schmid has been invited to join the meeting. The meeting underlines the commitment and importance that the E3 - France, Germany and the United Kingdom- as well as the EU attach to making progress as soon as possible towards a diplomatic solution to the Iranian nuclear issue.