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3 Russian Astronauts Who Spent 168 Days in Space Safely Land Back on Earth

(DZHEZKAZGAN, Kazakhstan) — A Russian Soyuz space capsule carrying three astronauts from the International Space Station has landed safely in the steppes of Kazakhstan.

The capsule hit the ground at 6:39 p.m. Sunday without apparent problems, descending under a red-and-white parachute.