Robert Fisk is The Independent’s multiple award-winning Middle East correspondent, based in Beirut
01 March 2015 05:18 PM
Netanyahu knows he can get away with anything in America – with the same confidence that he can support his army when they slaughter hundreds of children in Gaza
Egypt coup: Leaked tape proves defence minister tried to conceal Morsi’s true location in military prison, say forensic scientists
23 February 2015 09:28 PM
Egypt’s generals always denied their 2013 power grab was a coup d’état. But now the UN will consider devastating tapes that expose their story as a lie
Shah Suleyman: The truly Byzantine origins of Turkey's operation to rescue a long-dead body from the 'Islamic Caliphate'
22 February 2015 09:55 PM
The 13th-century fall of an obscure king into the river Euphrates, the pride of the Ottoman empire and modern Turkey and a humiliating French retreat after the 1914-18 war provide the truly Byzantine origins of Turkey’s little military operation to remove a long-dead body from the “Islamic Caliphate” this weekend. All that – and the fear that Isis forces might destroy a shrine in civil-war Syria that has been jealously guarded by Turkey since 1921.
22 February 2015 06:50 PM
MI5 confirmed to Raine's grandson of his grandmother's incredible occupation, and he began investigating...
16 February 2015 07:49 PM
Obama can take satisfaction in seeing ‘moderate’ Middle Eastern friends flying alongside
15 February 2015 06:52 PM
The highly politicised 'listing' of armed groups by governments has been found to achieve very little
13 February 2015 09:09 PM
The journalist accused the broadcaster of "epic negligence".
A meeting of minds in Cairo: Billion-dollar arms deal on table as Putin and Abdel Fattah al-Sisi seek closer trade links and alliance against 'terror'
09 February 2015 09:44 PM
Vladimir Putin will have much to talk about with his Egyptian counterpart, Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, and will recognise a kindred spirit in an autocratic nationalist ruler buffeted by Western criticism, writes Robert Fisk
08 February 2015 06:44 PM
‘We’ll never forget your support for the cause of the Soviet people and our common struggle against imperialism’
04 February 2015 06:35 PM
With Riyadh increasingly suspected of funding the terrorist group, the West may have to rethink its relationships, says Robert Fisk
New theory could prove how life began and disprove God
'Jihadi John': CAGE representative storms off Sky News accusing Kay Burley of Islamophobia
This is what it's like to be dead, according to a guy who died for a bit
Durham Free School: 'Creationism taught at' free school facing closure
Ukip would cut billions from Scottish budget to fund English tax cuts
Nearly 100,000 of Britain's poorest children go hungry after parents' benefits are cut
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