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Russian priest blesses Soyuz rocket


Russian priest blesses Soyuz rocket

A Russian Orthodox priest has blessed a Soyuz rocket ahead of its mission to the International Space Station.

He sprinkled holy water on the rocket and prayed for the crew’s safety.

The rocket blasts off on Sunday with three astronauts onboard, as well as supplies.

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