Declassified CIA Document Details Civilians Using Satellite Imagery to Spy on Russian Military

In fact, civilians used to use satellites of their own to see how crops were doing, manage land, etc.

We’re no doubt in some pretty crazy times involving government spying and well as some crazy politics; but a recently declassified CIA document shows us that we’ve pretty much just always been in those times. You see, drone photography isn’t really a new advancement–according to said document the agency had been tracking civilians using satellites of their own to spy on the Russian military back in April 7th 1976.

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