Russia launches first rocket from its new cosmodrome
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Russia launches first rocket from Vostochny cosmodrome

Russia has launched the first rocket from its new Vostochny cosmodrome.

The unmanned rocket is carrying three satellites.

The new space port was built to reduce dependency on the Baikonur launch site in Kazakhstan.

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