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Russia restores space contact after cable rupture

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Russia on Thursday restored its communications with the International Space Station and satellites after repairing a cable in Moscow that had been damaged during road works. 

Employees of the Cosmonaut Training Centre watch the final preflight practical examination of the next expedition to the International Space Station, at in Star City, outside Moscow, in September. Russia has restored its communications with the ISS and satellites after repairing a key cable in Moscow that had been damaged during road works.

"The line of communication has been restored. The system of command is working normally," the spokesman for the Russian space agency Roscosmos Alexei Kuznetsov told state media.

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