Iranian flags fly (R) as an Iranian buil
Iranian flags fly (R) as an Iranian built Safir-type rocket that is designed to carry a satellite into orbit sits on a launch pad at an undisclosed location in the Islamic republic on February 2, 2009. Iran's news agencies reported on February 3, 2009, that it has placed its first home-built satellite Omid in orbit using a Safir-2 rocket in a move that is set to raise new concerns in the international community. AFP PHOTO/STR (Photo credit should read -/AFP via Getty Images)
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February 02, 2009
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