Astronaut Koichi Wakata landed in Kazakhstan

The International Space Station (ISS) crew member Japanese astronaut Koichi Wakata is helped by ground search and rescue personnel after landing south-east of the town of Dzhezkazgan in central Kazakhstan, May 14, 2014. The first Japanese to command a space mission and crewmates from the United States and Russia landed safely in Kazakhstan on Wednesday, wrapping up a 188-day stay aboard the International Space Station. Source: Reuters

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