Robert Fisk is a multiple award-winning journalist on the Middle East, based in Beirut.
11 May 2014 05:09 PM
If arresting Adams just before the European elections was not political, then surely the British refusal to inquire into the slaughter in Ballymurphy was.
09 May 2014 06:29 PM
It is easy to be cynical about candidates winning 80 per cent of the vote but for some Middle East regimes the appearance of democracy is enough to secure the covert backing of Western powers
Spain is inviting back Jews expelled from the country in the 16th Century. But don't mention the Muslims
04 May 2014 05:13 PM
Our cousins in Madrid and Lisbon simply don’t want Muslims to come to Europe
28 April 2014 10:54 PM
Robert Fisk: The most heroic thing Major Bob Orrell ever did was to carry a CND placard at the D-Day 40th anniversary
27 April 2014 04:39 PM
Serving soldiers are not supposed to protest against their art, which is to kill
25 April 2014 07:34 PM
'Barack Obama becomes the latest US President effectively to give up on the peace process'
21 April 2014 05:30 PM
The ailing President Abdelaziz Bouteflika won a fourth term in a ballot decried as fraudulent by his critics
20 April 2014 05:29 PM
In Iraq, mafiosi already run almost the entire oil output of the south of the country
A History of the First World War in 100 moments: A forgotten naval victory in which even Nature played a part
16 April 2014 08:24 PM
It began with disaster at Coronel – but turned into Britain’s one true maritime triumph of the war. Robert Fisk on the Royal Navy’s biggest day since Trafalgar
I suspect that deep in the soul of some Irish people there is a sneaking affection for the Royal Family
13 April 2014 07:20 PM
Michael D Higgins’ visit to the UK was accompanied by enthusiastic reports in his country’s press
Disgruntled RBS worker writes hilarious open letter to Russell Brand after anti-capitalist publicity stunt leaves him hungry
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
Nigel Farage's approval rating hits 'record low' as popularity suffers in wake of Ukip sex scandal
Pakistan school attack live: Taliban kill at least 132 children in 'horrifying' massacre
Sony hack: Angelina Jolie branded 'seriously out of her mind' in further embarrassing leaked email saga
Panic Saturday: 13 million Britons spend £1.2bn – while 13 million others across the country live in poverty unable to afford food
- 1 Nigel Farage: Me vs Russell Brand on Question Time – he's got the chest hair but where are his ideas?
- 2 Harry Potter fans can apply to the Hogwarts-inspired College of Wizardry
- 3 Jessica Chambers: 19-year-old woman 'doused with lighter fluid and burned alive' in the US
- 4 Russell Brand calls Nigel Farage 'poundshop Enoch Powell' in BBC Question Time debate
- 5 Orange Wednesdays are no more