Christiaan Triebert is a freelance journalist and photographer, specialising in open source investigation related to war and conflict. He has conducted fieldwork in Syria, Iraq, and Ukraine, among other countries. Being a contributor to the work of both Bellingcat and Airwars, Christiaan trains other journalists how to verify open sources and use these for investigative reporting. He recently obtained his Master’s degree in Conflict, Security and Development from King’s College London, after obtaining bachelor degrees in International Relations as well as Political Philosophy from the University of Groningen.
Christiaan Triebert won the 2017 European Press Prize Innovation Award with ‘The Turkish Coup through the Eyes of its Plotters’