Robert Fisk is a multiple award-winning journalist on the Middle East, based in Beirut.
17 December 2013 03:34 PM
What prompted the death of a man whose life was more valuable to Assad than any other foreigner’s in Syria?
British prisoner Dr Abbas Khan found dead in Syrian jail days before he was due to be handed over to MP George Galloway
17 December 2013 10:52 AM
Family deny Syrian security authorities' claims that he committed suicide and demand an explanation
15 December 2013 06:10 PM
Beneath the headstones, there are sometimes just bits of human beings
An obsessive’s documenting of Israeli war crimes in Lebanon can show us how the West lost respect for international law
08 December 2013 06:46 PM
One Norwegian officer left Lebanon with a typed report on torture taped to his chest
01 December 2013 06:02 PM
And now, almost unmentioned in the media, their holy places are also being desecrated
25 November 2013 12:00 AM
The suicide attack in Beirut last week was unusual in several respects, not least that the target was the Iranian embassy
Robert Fisk: He may huff and puff but Benjamin Netanyahu is on his own now as nuclear agreement isolates Israel
24 November 2013 06:04 PM
Sudden offer by Tehran to negotiate a high-speed end to this cancerous threat of further war was thus greeted with almost manic excitement
19 November 2013 10:33 AM
At least 160 people wounded in the two explosions, but could there be a more obvious target for those who curse Hezbollah’s military support for Assad's regime in Damascus?
18 November 2013 12:00 AM
He placed vain trust in Israel and the US - mistakes that his people are still paying for
Abdul Fattah al-Sisi: Egyptian general is idolised for deposing former President Mohamed Morsi, but can his popularity last?
15 November 2013 10:40 AM
He has won the hearts and minds of the people but all that may change if the security situation worsens or the economy dips
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