Astronaut Anne McClain captured from ISS Mozambique.

Credit: Anne McClain, NASA

Mozambique is located in Southeast Africa. After over four centuries of Portuguese rule, Mozambique gained independence in 1975. After 1994 when the country held its first multiparty elections, and it has since remained a relatively stable presidential republic, although it still faces a low-intensity insurgency. Mozambique is endowed with rich and extensive natural resources. The country’s economy is based largely on agriculture, but industry is growing, mainly food and beverages, chemical manufacturing and aluminium and petroleum production. The tourism sector is also expanding.

The local scenery on the ground of Maputo, the capital city, is as follows.

Credit: Wikipedia

Reference: Anne McClain’s Tweet
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