Tuesday, September 28

Abdul Ahad Mohmand

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The message of peace from the first Afghan in space | Digital Trends Spanish

In 1988, Abdul Ahad Mohmand became the first Afghan cosmonaut in space. In that year, the Afghan Air Force captain was part of the Soyuz TM-6 mission and spent a few days on the International Space Station (ISS). While on the ISS, Mohmand took photographs of his country and participated in various medical, biological and astrophysical experiments. He returned to Earth a celebrity and received the title of Hero of the Soviet Union. Regarding the difficult situation the Afghan nation is experiencing after the Taliban seize power, the former cosmonaut was interviewed in various media. Without countries or borders In all his recent speeches, Mohmand has been concerned with sharing a message of peace, the one he made his own once he saw our planet thousands of miles away. “From space, you ...