Robert Fisk is a multiple award-winning journalist on the Middle East, based in Beirut.
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
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
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Of course, teenage girls need role models – but not like beauty vlogger Zoella
Support for EU membership 'at highest level since 1991' with most Brits wanting to stay 'in'
Residents should throw a street party and mix with immigrant neighbours, councils told
Russell Brand threatened with arrest after filming outside Fox News headquarters
London bus driver 'kicks gay couple off for kissing'
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