April 12 is Cosmonauts' Day - the day when Russia celebrates accomplishments in space. The holiday is commemorated on April 12, because this is the day when in 1961, Yury Gagarin became the first human to fly into space. In 2011, the United Nations declared April 12 the International Day of Human Space flight.
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Two Russians, one American arrive at ISS

A Soyuz spacecraft with two Russian cosmonauts and one NASA astronaut docked with the International Space Station (ISS) on Saturday after a six-hour flight begun on Friday, a spokesman for the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) said

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