Al Jazeera Journalism Review
Christiaan Triebert is an analyst and award-winning photojournalist. He won the European Press 2017 Innovation Award for his piece “The Turkish Coup, through the Eyes of its Plotters”. He contributes to both Bellingcat and Airwars, and provides journalists and human rights workers all over the world with training in open source news verification and investigation. Christiaan has conducted field research and has reported from Iraq, Syria, Ukraine, amongst other conflict areas. Twitter: @trbrtc
THE LONG READ: From proving the existence of a seven-year-old girl in Syria to fact-checking locations of aerial bombings, how do you verify ‘open-source’ information in a war zone?