Robert Fisk is a multiple award-winning journalist on the Middle East, based in Beirut.
15 January 2014 07:49 PM
Nine years ago, Lebanon’s Prime Minister was murdered. But his alleged killers won’t be at the tribunal in The Hague as they haven’t been arrested. Robert Fisk says history shows the guilty will never face justice
Robert Fisk: The ‘flowers’ of the Arab Spring are so distracting that Ariel Sharon’s death has barely raised a whimper
12 January 2014 05:24 PM
For years, Iraqis have been telling me that they prefer ‘security’ to ‘anarchy’
12 January 2014 12:00 AM
He was respected in his eight years of near-death, with no sacrilegious cartoons to damage his reputation; and he will, be assured, receive the funeral of a hero and a peacemaker. Thus do we remake history
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!
Sustained immigration has not harmed Britons' employment, say government advisers
War is war: Why I stand with Israel
7/7 memorial defaced on anniversary of 2005 attacks with ‘Blair lied thousands died’ graffiti
Australia facing international condemnation after turning around Sri Lankans at sea
Even when it brutalises one of its own teenage citizens, America is helpless against Israel
Socialist Worker called to apologise over ‘vile’ article saying Eton schoolboy Horatio Chapple's death is ‘reason to save the polar bears’
- 2 Why I'm on the brink of burning my Israeli passport
- 4 War is war: Why I stand with Israel
- 5 Blackest is the new black: Scientists have developed a material so dark that you can't see it...