Julian Röpcke, or often referred to by a hashtag as #JihadiJulian, works for German tabloid Bild. He has been at the forefront of legitimizing terrorist groups as viable options to the Syrian government if they were to collapse.
With work exposing the falsifications surrounding Madaya, Julian took a back foot from the starvation claims and changed his agenda. Instead, he attempts to portray the women, children, men and elderly who starved for months as actors paid by the government from surrounding towns.
This disgusting gesture undermines the suffering. Thankfully, Russia Today's Murad Gazdiev who is currently on the ground in Syria exposes this lie on the following video.