Robert Fisk is a multiple award-winning journalist on the Middle East, based in Beirut.
Isis in Syria: General reveals the lack of communication with the US - and his country's awkward relationship with their allies-by-default
29 October 2014 08:49 PM
A senior officer of Bashar al-Assad’s regime talks to Robert Fisk about his army’s brutal struggle with Isis, in a dirty war whose challenges include widespread atrocities
Isis attack on Idlib: Assad's army leaders 'slaughtered' as jihadists nearly take Syrian provincial capital
27 October 2014 08:03 PM
In a major setback to President Assad, the second city – Idlib – narrowly escapes falling to jihadists as rebels storm provincial governor’s office and set about executing senior regime officers. Robert Fisk reports from Damascus
26 October 2014 06:42 PM
While the world obsesses over the atrocities committed by Isis, the plight of those forced to flee the country has been largely forgotten. Robert Fisk takes a heartbreaking tour of the Sedyanel 7 camp
With US-led air strikes on Isis intensifying, it’s a good time to be an arms giant like Lockheed Martin
19 October 2014 08:10 PM
Last month American warships fired $65.8m worth of Tomahawk missiles within just 24 hours of each other
Robert Fisk on Isis: Propaganda war of Islamic extremists is being waged on Facebook and internet message boards, not mosques
12 October 2014 08:16 PM
Isis has turned the internet into the most effective propaganda tool ever
06 October 2014 09:30 PM
Arab compatriots show little sympathy for Syrian families fleeing violence
05 October 2014 06:45 PM
He knows very well that our four – or is it two? – clapped-out Tornadoes are not going to make the slightest difference to any assault on jihadi forces
It’s perfectly reasonable to negotiate with villains like Isis, so why don’t we do it and save some lives?
28 September 2014 07:22 PM
Nobody criticises the Israeli government when it swaps prisoners with Hezbollah
23 September 2014 06:34 PM
But the Syrian leader will be watching with concern as the US's use of air power spreads to include more targets outside its original stated aim
John Kerry’s rhetoric on Isis insults our intelligence and conceals the reality of the situation in Syria
21 September 2014 09:57 PM
Anyone who has studied Syria knows the moderate opposition doesn’t exist
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