Italy will Release Stamp on Yuri Gagarin

\"\"Italy’s postal service will soon release a stamp devoted to the 50th anniversary of Yuri\"\" Gagarin’s flight, which will be celebrated on April 12 this year.The stamp will depict a smiling Gagarin against a starry sky background, with the “Vostok-1” spaceship on which the Earth’s first spaceman made his flight.

The jubilee of Gagarin’s flight will be celebrated all over Italy. In Turin, an exhibition of postal stamps devoted to space exploration will take place. Russian cosmonaut Valery Tokarev and American astronaut Walter Cunningham are expected at the exhibition’s opening.

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