Robert Fisk is a multiple award-winning journalist on the Middle East, based in Beirut.
04 November 2012 06:30 PM
How did warning flares from a small town near Gothenburg find their way into the weaponry of the anti-Assad resistance?
28 October 2012 10:00 PM
The Long View: Every reader of this article will be dead or of old age before the Arab "revolution" is complete. Palestinians are the only ones not to benefit from it
24 October 2012 06:45 PM
The leader of the North African country’s largest political party defends it against accusations that it poses a threat to secularism in the birthplace of the Arab Spring
22 October 2012 09:30 PM
The bombing that killed Lebanon's intelligence chief also claimed the life of a working mother. Robert Fisk reports from Beirut
22 October 2012 12:00 AM
The Long View: My dad, I'm afraid, had a soft spot for Mussolini, especially when Benito crushed the commies
21 October 2012 12:00 AM
Newly discovered picture shows Kaiser's officers at scene of Turkish atrocity
08 October 2012 12:00 AM
The Long View: Turkey is funnelling weapons and armed men across the border into Syria
05 October 2012 12:00 AM
One of the small but immensely wealthy states which may suffer from Iran's crisis is Dubai
01 October 2012 12:00 AM
The Long View: It's true, I suspect, that "cultural" Islam, which includes a lot of Christian artists, is greater than the Islamic religion
29 September 2012 11:00 AM
Israeli President "Bibi" Netanyahu on Guy Fawkes. The super-terrorist plans to blow up parliament and the King; the very nation will be liquidated. Fawkes was a Catholic rather than a Muslim – though Renaissance Europe was pretty good at bestialising both – but what a cartoon! I loved the curly fuse and the "flashy" bit on the end – Dan Dare versus The Mekon – and the red line drawn on the black line. It was all oh-so-convincing. Ninety per cent convincing.
- 1 'He was lucky he didn't die' - George Michael fell out of speeding car onto M1 motorway, according to eye witness
- 2 Tottenham to smash pay scale with £150,000-a-week contract in attempt to tie Gareth Bale to club
- 3 Austerity has hardened the nation's heart
- 4 Gay couple beaten in park urge MPs to moderate language on gay marriage
- 5 Why Arsène Wenger must spend to put icing on the cake and buy likes of Stevan Jovetic for Arsenal
BMF is the UK’s biggest and best loved outdoor fitness classes
Find out what The Independent's resident travel expert has to say about one of the most beautiful small cities in the world
Win anything from gadgets to five-star holidays on our competitions and offers page.