Soyuz capsule approaching International Space Station
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Soyuz rocket docks at Space Station

A Russian Soyuz capsule has docked at the International Space Station (ISS) after launching from Kazakhstan.

The rocket carrying Fyodor Yurchikhin, Karen Nyberg and Luca Parmitano lifted away from the Baikonur Cosmodrome at 02:31 local time on Wednesday (20:31 GMT Tuesday).

The trio arrived at the orbiting platform just under six hours later.

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