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Indian PM Modi congratulates UAE, first Emirati astronaut Hazzaa on entry into space

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By Web Report

Published: Thu 26 Sep 2019, 7:14 AM

Last updated: Thu 26 Sep 2019, 10:36 AM

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed his joy on first Emirati's astronaut, Hazzaa AlMansoori's successful start to his space mission, and congratulated UAE's leaders on the achievement.
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Modi took to Twitter on Wednesday night to congratulate AlMansoori on the 'fabulous journey into outer space' - lauding the vision of UAE's leaders.

The PM added that India takes inspiration from 'close friend' UAE's feat as the former plans to send an Indian into space by 2022.

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