European External Action Service, Helga Schmid announced the beginning of the meeting on her official Twitter account.
“11th meeting of the Joint Commission of the JCPOA in Vienna starting now with E3+2 and Iran and chaired by EU. First since the adoption of the Special Purpose Vehicle/INSTEX. Commitment to implementation of JCPOA reiterated by E3+2 and Iran,” she wrote.
Iranian and other countries’ delegations have started bilateral and multilateral expert meetings from Monday, discussing ways to deal with the negative effects of the US withdrawal from the agreement and re-imposition of sanctions against the Islamic Republic.
The workgroup to implement lifting sanctions was held in Vienna on Tuesday morning.
Araqchi arrived in Vienna on Tuesday, holding separate bilateral meetings with his counterparts including Helga Schmid.
The Wednesday session is being focused on ways to get around US unilateral sanctions against Iran, as well as solutions to implement remaining parties' commitments.