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Yuri Gagarin: Russia marks cosmonaut anniversary

Russia has been celebrating 55 years since Yuri Gagarin became the world's first man to enter space.

Today there are astronauts constantly in orbit on the International Space Station, and some of them took part in a live link up with earth to mark the anniversary.

Sarah Rainsford reports.

  • 12 Apr 2016
  • From the section Europe
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