Mars rover travels 6.5 metres in ‘flawless’ first drive

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    The Mars rover, Perseverance, has travelled its first few metres since landing last month.

    And the United States space agency, NASA, says all systems are go.

    Al Jazeera’s Rob Reynolds reports.

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