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day 4. International Space Day with Mr. Yuri Gagarin

I find April 12th a very special day. In 1961, my own and all-soviet hero Yuri Gagarin becomes the first human to travel into outer space and perform the first manned orbital flight, in Vostok 1. 19 more words

Space Exloration

GLOBAL REPORT ON SPACE EXPLORATION? (This Blog Report is in honor of Sally Ride, 1st American Woman in Space) By, Ambassador Mo
Will space be used for peace and mutual efforts toward the betterment of humankind, or will it continue to be habitat for spy satellites & potentially platform for weapons that could destroy man? 34 more words

North Korea Spoils Day

UNdiplomatic TV: NORTH KOREA SPOILS INTERNATIONAL SPACE DAY, By Ambassador Mo
North Korea was seeking to imitate Soviet Union’s achievement of launching Yuri Gagarin… 55 more words

50 Years Since Humanity Crossed the Threshold into Space

50 years ago today, Yuri Gagarin became the first human being to journey into outer space and orbit the Earth. His spacecraft, Vostok 1, lifted from its launch pad on April 12, 1961 for the historic journey. Read more about it here.

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