Robert Fisk is a multiple award-winning journalist on the Middle East, based in Beirut.
05 January 2014 05:24 PM
This is “Arab unity” as we have never seen it before. But watch out
29 December 2013 08:19 PM
When asked if the IRA should be admitted to Northern Ireland talks without first ending its campaign of violence, Mandela fumbled his reply
By branding the entire Muslim Brotherhood as terrorists, General Sisi is adopting a well-tested tactic of past Egyptian dictators
29 December 2013 07:53 PM
Nasser didn’t hesitate to call on the hangman to decapitate the Brotherhood
27 December 2013 07:27 PM
Mohamad Chatah died in a car bomb that killed five others
25 December 2013 09:00 PM
World view: When I met him, his Siberian eyes were as alert as a wolf’s; he was brash, tough, unashamed. I guess he had to be
22 December 2013 06:16 PM
About a year ago, I began to recieve a wonderful series of calls from America and London
Syrian rebels have taken iconoclasm to new depths, with shrines, statues and even a tree destroyed – but to what end?
22 December 2013 06:01 PM
Compared writing poetry to the sex act? May he be turned to dust!
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
Daniele Watts: Django Unchained actress detained by Los Angeles police after being mistaken for a prostitute
Scottish independence referendum: A nation divided against itself
The political class is doing what Hitler couldn’t – destroying Britain
Scottish independence: Nationalist leader Jim Sillars threatens pro-union companies with 'day of reckoning' after independence
Portuguese academic says British are 'filthy, violent and drunk'
Russia freezes Ukraine into submission: Kiev admits country doesn't have enough fuel for winter
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