Robert Fisk is a multiple award-winning journalist on the Middle East, based in Beirut.
23 November 2014 09:30 PM
Iran’s crisis – our crisis with Iran, if you like – is about that great and historic nation’s future geo-strategic role in the Middle East and Southeast Asia
16 November 2014 09:04 PM
Syria’s army cannot hold all the ground it takes from Isis or other Islamist groups. Hence the existence of the NDF.
War with Isis: The forgotten, plucky Kurds under siege in their enclave on Syria’s border with Turkey
13 November 2014 07:19 PM
Robert Fisk visits Rumeilan, where its people strive to extract oil, produce asphalt and continue the struggle against the Islamist militants
12 November 2014 05:58 PM
At a wedding in Qamishli, distraught priests tell Robert Fisk of the persecution that has brought their Church to its knees
Isis in Syria: The story of the martyred soldiers who fought 'to the last bullet' to avoid the fate of captured comrades beheaded by militants
12 November 2014 09:39 AM
Syrian forces have retaken 20 miles of territory in the north-east, inspired to fight to the death in some cases for fear of the consequences of capture
Jabhat al-Nusra blows up Armenian church in Deir el-Zour: A savage blow that echoes through Armenian history
10 November 2014 06:08 PM
Islamists’ destruction of a shrine to the victims of genocide marks the latest chapter in a tragic national history. Robert Fisk reports from Qamishli, north-eastern Syria
10 November 2014 11:02 AM
Oil pumps, anti-aircraft guns and long-range artillery reveal the jihadist machine at work
09 November 2014 07:52 PM
From the air, the Isis heartland stretches out in a grey-black desert while smoke plumes from the sky
03 November 2014 06:39 PM
Driving along roads that cost many lives to capture, Robert Fisk sees hasty monuments to dead soldiers of a state that was once a pariah
How did Islamists receive American weapons? See the evidence from guided missile that exploded near Syrian front line
02 November 2014 10:15 PM
Exclusive: Soldiers near Mediterranean coast tell of daily missile attacks
Rochester by-election: Ukip gains second MP as Tory defector Mark Reckless holds seat
'Beast of Bolsover' Dennis Skinner takes Ukip MP Mark Reckless to task moments after he is sworn in
Rochester by-election: Labour MP Emily Thornberry resigns after posting white van and England flags tweet
The young are the new poor: Sharp increase in number of under-25s living in poverty, while over-65s are better off than ever
Revealed: How the world gets rich – from privatising British public services
Tamir Rice: 12-year-old boy playing with fake gun dies after being shot by Ohio police
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