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Soyuz spacecraft docks at International Space Station


A Russian Soyuz spacecraft with a crew of three astronauts from Russia, America and Japan has successfully docked at the International Space Station.

Their arrival means there are now five astronauts living in the space station.

The Soyuz spacecraft was launched on Monday from Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.


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