Mar 8, 2022, 3:21 PM
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Iran, 1st Muslim country launches satellite into orbit

Tehran, IRNA – Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) announced here on Tuesday that Islamic Republic of Iran is the first ever Muslim country that launches satellite into orbit.

This is not an incident but an achievement which has gained after conquering whom wanted to keep Iran in the ground and not let it grow, Major General Hossein Salami said at a ceremony on successfully sending up Noor 2 satellite.

As the commander noted, putting a satellite into orbit is a characteristic of a developed country.

He went on to say that the Muslim country of Iran with its Islamic system could achieve such a great success after a round-the-clock endeavor despite mass international sanctions.

At the end, the commander hoped that further satellites would be launched successfully into orbit in the set time. 


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