Robert Fisk

Robert Fisk is Middle East correspondent for The Independent.

Talks With Osama bin Laden Talks With Osama bin Laden

The last time I saw Osama bin Laden was in a tent on a mountaintop camp in Afghanistan last year.

Sep 11, 2002 / Feature / Robert Fisk

View From Beirut View From Beirut

First, the Arab League summit here in Beirut was chaos. Then it was the nearest to Arab unity that the Middle East has seen since the collapse of the Ottoman Empire. The chaos, of ...

Apr 4, 2002 / Editorial / Robert Fisk

Terror in America Terror in America

The attacks on the Twin Towers will be called 'mindless terrorism,' but the blowback the United States is experiencing is far from mindless.

Sep 13, 2001 / Editorial / Robert Fisk

Time of the Intifada Time of the Intifada

All the way up the West Bank, from Ramallah and Nablus to Jenin, the remains of burned tires litter the road. The iron-shuttered shops and empty streets and the high-speed Israel...

Nov 2, 2000 / Editorial / Robert Fisk

Southern Lebanon Waits Southern Lebanon Waits

The final confrontation between Hezbollah and Israeli troops will stand alongside Anwar Sadat's 1977 arrival in Jerusalem and the extraordinary handshake (fatal for Yitzhak Rab...

Jun 8, 2000 / Editorial / Robert Fisk