This Maxar satellite image taken and released on February 28, 2022, shows a closer view of a large deployment of ground forces in and around the town of Zdvyzhivka, Kyiv, Ukraine. AFP
On Monday, a convoy consisting of hundreds of armored vehicles, tanks, artillery, and support vehicles was just 17 miles (25 kilometers) from the center of Kyiv. The city is home to nearly 3 million residents.
The images from Maxar Technologies also captured signs of fighting outside Kyiv, including destroyed vehicles and a damaged bridge.