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Russia applauds SpaceX launch but calls Trump's reaction 'hysteria'

Reuters Sunday, 31 May 2020
Russia's space agency criticised U.S. President Donald Trump's "hysteria" about the first spaceflight of NASA astronauts from U.S. soil in nine years, but also said on Sunday it was pleased there was now another way to travel into space.
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