Turkey builds a wall at its border with Iran
21 August 2015
at 07:50:06 UTC
08 October 2021
at 07:48:21 UTC
Sentinel Vision team, VisioTerra, France -
Border, frontiers, wall, refugees, immigration, Turkey, Iran
Fig. 1 - S2 (08.10.2021) - Many of the thousands of Afghans fleeing the Taliban are making their way to Turkey's doorstep.
Fig. 2 - S2 (08.10.2021) - S-E Turkey - In the far east of Turkey, titanic construction sites stretch on the edge of mountain roads criss-crossing the ridge line.
Fig. 3 - S2 (08.10.2021) - On the other side of the wall, 15 000 migrants, mostly Afghans, are said to be already trapped by the wall along the 534 km border.
Fig. 4 - S2 (08.10.2021) - N-E Turkey - It stands on one of the routes of their flight to the West, through Iran to Turkey, sometimes to the EU.
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Contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data 2023, processed by VisioTerra.
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