Robert Fisk is a multiple award-winning journalist on the Middle East, based in Beirut.
22 June 2014 12:04 AM
When Jerusalem surrendered to the British, General Edmund Allenby stage-managed his triumph perfectly
15 June 2014 06:27 PM
Assad’s enemies, whom Blair’s bombing of Damascus would have helped, now threaten Iraq
13 June 2014 08:55 PM
12 June 2014 08:32 PM
Bush and Blair said Iraq was a war on Islamic fascism. They lost
08 June 2014 06:15 PM
...and a man you wouldn’t want to cross
06 June 2014 05:27 PM
Al-Qaeda City was an industrial zone, a vast plain of concrete and stone factories and cattle sheds and homes 10 miles north east of Aleppo, and when Bashar al-Assad’s army crashed up the main highway from Hama, lifting the rebel siege of Aleppo and careering on towards the Turkish border, the soldiers and tank crews were suddenly confronted by the biggest and most sophisticated fortress ever built by followers of the late Osama bin Laden.
04 June 2014 06:22 PM
It was the crucible of the revolt against President Assad. Now Robert Fisk finds a desolate landscape of ruins and broken dreams
04 June 2014 08:45 AM
Robert Fisk witnesses Assad's paper victory amid a bloody war
Robert Fisk: Alaa al-Aswany, Egypt’s greatest living novelist, knows Sisi is not a true democrat – but is still hopeful that he can ‘do good’
01 June 2014 06:56 PM
'I think we must give the Sisi government a chance. People are terrorised'
01 June 2014 12:00 AM
Abdel Fattah al-Sisi may have won the vote by a landslide, but the honeymoon will not last long if the economy doesn’t improve
Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: Vladimir Putin is given 'one last chance' to end hostilities in Ukraine
The 'scroungers’ fight back: The welfare claimants battling to alter stereotypes
The truth about conspiracy theories is that some require considering
Arizona execution lasts two hours as killer Joseph Wood left 'snorting and gasping' for air
Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: Ukrainian military jet was flying close to passenger plane before it was shot down, says Russian officer
Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: Massive rise in sale of British arms to Russia
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- 5 Students offered grants if they tweet pro-Israeli propaganda