Syrian girl Bana Alabed included in the list of the 25 most influential people on the Internet published by Time magazine. Among those who made her the President of the United States Donald trump, singer Rihanna, and the writer JK Rowling.
The girl, who is now eight years old, told the social network Twitter about the situation in her hometown of Aleppo, which became the scene of fierce fighting. On the blog, which was conducted in very good English, was signed about 365.000 people.
The first entry appeared on September 24, 2016. In it the girl asked to stop the bombing of the city. The sufferings of the people and calls for international intervention were the main topics of the blog.
It should be noted that almost immediately, there was no doubt that the author of the records, especially published in the video blog — I Ban.
It soon became known that her mother is a teacher of English, who also worked as a journalist. The bath had to admit that mom is helping her to blog.
The story of the civil war in Syria from the face of seven year old girls was widely reported in the media, the first publication about the Bath appeared in the British press a few days after the appearance of the blog. He became an important source of information about what is happening in the city.
In December 2016 the Bath and her family managed to escape from Aleppo and fled to Turkey, where she met President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. A few months later she signed a contract to write a book about the events in Aleppo.
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