Robert Fisk is a multiple award-winning journalist on the Middle East, based in Beirut.
17 September 2014 09:52 AM
The Syrian regime, which the US has sworn to overthrow, has asked America to co-operate in the fight against Isis militants. It is likely to exact a high price for any collaboration
16 September 2014 06:11 PM
The Syrian regime, which the US has sworn to overthrow, has asked America to co-operate in the fight against Isis militants. It is likely to exact a high price for any collaboration.
14 September 2014 05:50 PM
His Save Ulster from Sodomy campaign would surely have been supported by many a Sunni imam
11 September 2014 06:46 PM
The last divorce from the United Kingdom was painful and acrimonious, but ended in harmony and prosperity. So why should independence north of the border turn out any differently?
11 September 2014 05:41 PM
One can see how difficult these lessons in Middle East history must be for the average American
After the atrocities committed against Muslims in Bosnia, it is no wonder today’s jihadis have set out on the path to war in Syria
07 September 2014 10:51 PM
While the US State Department told us in Bosnia that 'fundamentalism' – the horror word of the time – might take root in Bosnia, no one spoke of 'radicalisation'
02 September 2014 01:48 AM
World View: Israel takes land, Palestine loses land; that’s the way it works
Isis isn’t the first group to use the butcher’s knife as an instrument of policy. Nor will it be the last
31 August 2014 08:18 PM
Not since the Nazis have we had culprits documenting their war crimes on such a scale
27 August 2014 06:15 PM
Palestinians have won: they are still in Gaza, and Hamas is still there
25 August 2014 08:15 PM
The Qataris are telling Assad that they are important in Syria
Scottish independence referendum: A nation divided against itself
Scottish referendum results: Cross-party consensus collapses amid Tory-Labour spat on the 'English question'
Scottish independence: David Cameron is becoming the 'George Bush of Britain'
Russia freezes Ukraine into submission: Kiev admits country doesn't have enough fuel for winter
Archbishop of Canterbury admits doubts about existence of God
Plebgate MP Andrew Mitchell called officer a 'little s**t', claim court documents 'exposing ex-Chief Whip's 'record of abusing police'
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