Monthly Archive: December 2016


Bana Alabed, the girl that tweeted from Aleppo, is safe!

This morning the Foundation for Human Rights and Freedoms and Humanitarian Relief tweeted on @IHHen that Bana Alabed has finally arrived to safety. On the picture she smiles and you will notice the missing teeth. It reminds those that feel they know her of the innocent tweets of the seven year old Bana about the tooth fairy. On 8 December...


Second Planetary Security Conference in the Peace Palace

If you follow my tweets on @alex_verbeek you may have noticed that the familiar green frame of the photos is sometimes alternated with the red frames from the other, much smaller, Twitter account that I use: @planetary_sec. Those tweets with the red frames are about planetary security issues. It is about those issues where the planetary change that we are...