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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016


Defense Minister Pavel Grachev has returned to Moscow after cutting short a ground-breaking visit to the United Arab Emirates and Kuwait due to the death of his father, news agencies reported Tuesday.

States to help resolve a dispute between them and Iran over three islands in the Gulf waters.

According to Itar-Tass, Grachev also said he also discussed defense matters and the possibility of seling arms to the Gulf states.