Embassies moved west as war escalation threatens Ukraine

Sentinel-2 MSI acquired on 06 April 2020 at 09:30:31 UTC
Sentinel-1 CSAR IW acquired on 06 June 2021 at 15:45:22 UTC
Sentinel-3 OLCI FR acquired on 09 September 2021 from 07:49:53 to 08:32:09 UTC
Sentinel-1 CSAR IW acquired on 10 February 2022 at 16:10:31 UTC
Author(s): Sentinel Vision team, VisioTerra, France - svp@visioterra.fr
Keyword(s): Land, border, security, capital city, urban planning, Ukraine, Russia, Belarus, Poland
Fig. 1 - S3 OLCI (09.09.2020) - War escalation threatens Ukraine after the Russian annexion of Crimea and the war in the Donbas region, ongoing since 2014.
Many countries, including Australia, Italy, Israel, the Netherlands and Japan have told their citizens to leave Ukraine.
Fig. 2 - S1 (25.05.2021->18.06.2021) - Ukraine capital and largest city, Kyiv, is only 90 km from Belarus where Russian troops are stationed.
Fig. 3 - S1 (03-10.02.2022) - Lviv lies at west of Ukraine, 60 km from the Polish border of European Union but 190 km away from Belarus.
Fig. 4 - S2 (06.04.2020) - The embassies of US, Canada, UK, Netherlands & the personnel of NATO will move from Kyiv to Lviv.