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Israel-Gaza Conflict: What Satellite Images Tell Us About This Crisis
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Amid the ongoing Israel-Palestine violence, researchers have raised concern about the blurry satellite images of the region on Google Maps as this makes it difficult for them to identify buildings. The satellite and aerial photographs available in Google Maps and Google Earth are sourced from many different providers. This also includes state agencies, geological survey organizations and commercial imagery providers. Why are there blurry images?
Blurry Satellite Images of Palestine and Israel Make Rebuilding Harder
The latest wave of violence between Israel and Palestine ended on May 20, after the two sides agreed to a ceasefire. The Gaza Strip suffered the bulk of the deaths and destruction, where airstrikes killed more than people, and destroyed more than 1, residential and commercial buildings. Palestinians are now starting the long process of reconstruction, supported by humanitarian organizations, and are looking back to the conflict for indications of human rights abuses, supported by investigative journalists. But that work is being made harder and costlier by a lack of good satellite images of Israel and Palestine in free mapping tools.
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