§ Mr. Ancram
To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what progress was made in discussions at the end of July between Iran, France, the UK and Germany concerning Iran's nuclear programme; what future talks are planned; and if he will make a statement. 
§ Mr. Straw
[holding answer 14 September 2004]France, Germany and the UK have jointly drafted a resolution on Iran's nuclear programme for discussion at the meeting of the Board of Governors of the International Atomic Energy Agency, taking place in Vienna this week.
Talks are continuing on a regular basis between senior officials.