Robert Fisk is a multiple award-winning journalist on the Middle East, based in Beirut.
30 January 2014 07:09 PM
Do the British people love Blair? Do they eat Blair chocolates and wear Blair pyjamas?
Confessions beaten out of ‘suspects’, executions by the hundreds... How different is justice in today’s Iraq from the era of Saddam?
27 January 2014 12:41 AM
The presumption of guilt is just one of Saddam's creation that has outlived the dictator
26 January 2014 06:01 PM
The story of a primary-school teacher, Margaret Skinnider, who was shot and wounded during the Easter 1916 uprising, has rightly caught the eye of Dublin journalists
21 January 2014 07:31 PM
Everyone knows that the Assad regime – from father Hafez onwards – has employed torture and executions to preserve the doubtful purity of the Baath party
19 January 2014 06:02 PM
This is such stuff as dreams are made on, enough to banish any nightmares troubling the sleep of Egypt’s army commander, General Abdul Fattah al-Sisi
19 January 2014 05:44 PM
Was the British Empire about to crumble from within? This was the question at the start of 1914
16 January 2014 09:15 PM
Of its 250,000 Palestinians, scarcely 18,000 now remain; up to 1,500 are dead, many of them due to hunger
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
Daniele Watts: Django Unchained actress detained by Los Angeles police after being mistaken for a prostitute
Scottish independence referendum: A nation divided against itself
Scottish independence: David Cameron is becoming the 'George Bush of Britain'
Russia freezes Ukraine into submission: Kiev admits country doesn't have enough fuel for winter
Scottish independence: The Queen breaks silence on referendum debate – as think tank warns of £14bn black hole if Scotland votes Yes
Portuguese academic says British are 'filthy, violent and drunk'
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