Robert Fisk is The Independent’s multiple award-winning Middle East correspondent, based in Beirut
Armenian genocide: To continue to deny the truth of this mass human cruelty is close to a criminal lie
20 April 2015 07:00 AM
I dug the bones and skulls of massacred Armenians out of the Syrian desert with my own hands in 1992
12 April 2015 07:42 PM
So why is the court tasked with the inquiry going after a journalist?
05 April 2015 05:07 PM
A hundred years on from the Armenian genocide, and a Christian minority is again suffering
03 April 2015 07:05 PM
This week’s Lausanne deal could trigger a political earthquake
Yemen crisis: What will Saudi Arabia do when – not if – things go wrong in their war with the Shia Houthi rebels?
02 April 2015 06:11 PM
They might ask the Pakistanis to send part of their vast army into the cauldron - but that would not be adding oil to the fire. It would be adding fire to the oil
27 March 2015 07:21 PM
As a Saudi-led coalition wades into the fight for Yemen – currently under siege from Houthi rebels who are backed by Iran - Robert Fisk examines the much wider-reaching repercussions of this escalating conflict
If Stephen Harper is serious about criminalising 'barbaric cultural practices', then he should arrest himself for even suggesting it
22 March 2015 04:42 PM
And while he's at it, he can lock up all the other Western leaders who have savaged the Muslim world too
Tunisia shooting: When Isis attacks a museum to destroy the 'culture of its disbelievers', what treasure of the Western world is now safe?
19 March 2015 04:58 PM
There have been attacks like this before, but this time it's not just peoples' lives in danger
15 March 2015 06:58 PM
The 125,000 civilian casualties of the two Chechen wars elicited far less passion in the West than the fatalities in Syria
Syria revolution four years on: Don't bet against President Assad – a ruler willing to see his country destroyed so long as he can cling to power
12 March 2015 07:21 PM
The West's latest 'Arab Hitler' continues to rule despite the widespread predictions of his downfall. Just what is the man's secret, asks Robert Fisk
If I’m being racially abused I don’t need a stranger with a saviour complex to rescue me
The only black face in the Ukip manifesto is on the page about overseas aid
Ukip is the only main political party to not address LGBT rights in its manifesto
Food banks: One million Britons will soon be using them, according to Trussell Trust
Religion isn't growing, it is becoming vigorous in its demise, says philosopher AC Grayling
BBC election debate: The one photo that summed up the whole 90-minute leaders debate
- 1 Rarest Beanie Baby bought for just £10 at car boot sale could be sold for £62,500 on eBay
- 2 Katie Hopkins and The Sun editor David Dinsmore reported to police for incitement to racial hatred following migrant boat column
- 3 Giorgio Armani criticises the way some gay men dress saying 'a man has to be a man'
- 4 Rebecca Francis accuses Ricky Gervais of using 'influence' to target female hunters after receiving barrage of death threats
- 5 Australian student Tommy Connolly, 23, adopts his pregnant, homeless 17-year-old cousin to give her a chance at 'a better life'