Robert Fisk is a multiple award-winning journalist on the Middle East, based in Beirut.
Middle East crisis: We know all too much about the cruelty of Isis – but all too little about who they are
20 August 2014 07:50 PM
Now President Obama has seen the next US reporter to be threatened with beheading, will he blink?
10 August 2014 10:08 PM
President Obama says ‘problem’ will not be solved in weeks. So how long will it take, asks Robert Fisk
10 August 2014 06:46 PM
One of Netanyahu’s most trusted advisers thinks Israel should be awarded for its 'unimaginable restraint'
10 August 2014 12:00 AM
The tactic is as old as the hills, but tunnelling has a new relevance in the age of the drone attack
08 August 2014 06:19 PM
Obama’s air strikes on Isis in northern Iraq are hypocritical, and a sense of déjà vu is understandable
04 August 2014 09:04 PM
Battle for Arsal exposes new front in expansion of self-styled caliphate
03 August 2014 08:25 PM
My family was haunted by my father’s experience on the Somme and the loss of his friends. Why do we pay homage to the dead but ignore the lessons of their war?
31 July 2014 07:31 PM
The world is starting to turn against Israel
28 July 2014 10:33 PM
Is the Government interested in UK citizens who have been fighting in Israeli uniform in Gaza in the past couple of weeks?
27 July 2014 08:51 PM
It’s easy to see where the Christians have made political mistakes in the Middle East
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Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
Michael Brown shooting: Chaos erupts on the streets of Ferguson after autopsy shows teenager was shot six times – twice in the head
Scottish Independence Referendum: Salmond described as 'arrogant, ambitious and dishonest' by Scottish women
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- 2 ALS ice bucket challenge co-founder Corey Griffin drowns, aged 27
- 3 World peace? These are the only 11 countries in the world that are actually free from conflict
- 4 Nicki Minaj 'Anaconda': Singer finally releases predictable video
- 5 James Foley 'beheading': Met police warn public watching murder video could be criminal offence