New satellite imagery by Maxar Technologies shows that entire city blocks in central Mariupol have been destroyed – an unprecedented level of destruction in the besieged Ukrainian city.
In communications outside or outside of Mariupol, images are paramount Visual update In the last few days Did not come from the Russian campaign.
The images confirm what sensory satellite data was taken from NASA: dozens of explosions have taken place And around Like Mariupol.
The area to the east Bombing Theater Authorities believe about 300 people were killed in the Russian attack – in the rubble. In a satellite image, the roofs are missing or significantly damaged in almost every building.
In eastern Mariupol, another residential area suffered similar devastation. Each house around the two separate apartments is destroyed.
Another spacious apartment complex near the Azovstel Iron and Steel Factory in southeast Mariupol was destroyed. CNN has previously confirmed the presence of Russian troops and Chechen militants Have been active Near that apartment.
Satellite images also show survivors of the massacre.
Outside the Metro supermarket in West Mariupol, hundreds of people can be seen queuing up to enter the building. Its roof has holes from military attacks.
Mayor Mariupol estimated that there were 160,000 people in the city as of Monday.
To the northeast of the city are Russian military positions, in which vehicles are parked directly near homes. The drawn artillery positions are found northeast of those vehicles.