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Russian Orthodox priest blesses the Soyuz MS-11 spacecraft


A Russian Orthodox priest blesses the Soyuz MS-11 spacecraft due to launch on December 3, 2018, from the Russian-leased Kazakh Baikonur cosmodrome. IMAGES

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