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A Lebanese-French archaeologist tells Robert Fisk about her unique answer to a unique crime
Barbed wire along the Hungarian border. Barbed wire at Calais. Have we lost the one victory which we Europeans learned from the Second World War – compassion?
World View: The latest victim is the head of an Algerian NGO highlighting human rights violations in the Middle East
All sides of the story must be heard
Hassan Sheikh, who served on the front line against Isis, was fatally shot by a machine-gun fired by either Sulieman Assad or his bodyguard
Latest blunders include "delayed" reports, confused allegiances and invited dignitaries who never arrive. It seems Cameron isn't quite cut out for the region
The secret agreements between our intelligence and Gaddafi’s torturers will now remain safe for good
I was once told that intelligence services declare their enemies dead to provoke them into popping up their heads and revealing their location
Egypt is following the path of so many other countries that are being torn apart. If you torture your people enough, Isis will germinate in their wounds
Prince Mohamed's warriors of the air seem to be having as little effect on his Houthi enemies as America's are having on Isis in Iraq and Syria
We now treat each refugee on the grounds of their race, religion or purpose of flight. We do not treat them as human beings
Those fleeing death and war face assaults and beatings from thuggish guards, says Robert Fisk
Raise the question and people will talk of their own confusion
If this 'democracy' doesn’t work in Europe, how is it supposed to work in India? Or the Middle East?
For years, the Israelis have used this wartime operation to justify their mass killing of civilians
It didn’t create these Islamists - but it helped lay the foundation for their cults of death