Satellite Companies Join the Hunt For Russian War Crimes

From a story on politico.com by Bryan Bender headlined “Satellite companies join the hunt for Russian war crimes”:

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — It’s an unlikely theme here at the largest annual gathering of space industry executives: how to help bring war criminals to justice.

The expanding constellations of commercial spy satellites that have been capturing high-resolution photos and radar images of Russian troop movements are now proving to be a game-changing tool for international authorities and human rights groups who are aggressively working to document Russia’s targeting of civilians in Ukraine.

And companies are stepping up their efforts to help build war crimes cases.