Recent articles by Robert Fox

US marine in Afghanistan

New US Afghan policy: let’s get out of here fast

Fri 15 Oct, AT 09:37 Robert Fox

Dutch report paints grim picture of US Marines’ recent achievements in Afghanistan

Linda Norgrove, aid worker killed in Afghanistan

Linda Norgrove rescue attempt: what went wrong?

Tue 12 Oct, AT 22:44 Robert Fox

Robert Fox: General Petraeus’s response to Linda Norgrove’s death suggests he is worried about Anglo-American relations

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

We have entered the age of military cyber attacks

Tue 5 Oct, AT 15:25 Robert Fox

Robert Fox: Iran is the target this time – but are we ready for the West to be targeted next?

Predator drone

Commando terror ‘threat’ suits army argument nicely

Wed 29 Sep, AT 16:34 Robert Fox

Generals want to crush Haqqani and al-Qaeda militants before US and UK troops leave Afghanistan

Liam Fox

Strategic defence review looking like a train crash

Tue 21 Sep, AT 15:01 Robert Fox

Robert Fox: Friday was meant to be decision day - but a lack of agreement forces postponement

British soldiers in the Falklands War

Britain is likely to lose a second Falklands War

Tue 14 Sep, AT 10:12 Robert Fox

If the Argentines try again to take the islands, new UK policy means there will be little resistance

US Marines in Afghanistan

‘Troops Out!’ call from leading Tory think tank

Wed 8 Sep, AT 07:07 Robert Fox

Allied force in Afghanistan is out of proportion to the Taliban threat, says IISS. Yes, but...

British army commando aims rifle

Cuts mean Britain can no longer go to war

Fri 3 Sep, AT 15:34 Robert Fox

Robert Fox: The proposed defence cuts mean Sierra Leone and Kosovo will not be an option in future

Taliban election strategy: kill the candidates

Wed 1 Sep, AT 15:57 Robert Fox

As Obama acknowledges the ‘huge price’ paid in Iraq, the war in Afghanistan takes another ugly turn

Julian Assange Wikileaks

Julian Assange, the man who wants to play God

Mon 23 Aug, AT 08:16 Robert Fox

Swedes charge Assange with rape – but then drop it. The latest episode of this story is pure Larsson

Hans Blix

Was Saddam a danger to the world? No, says Blix

Wed 28 Jul, AT 08:07 Robert Fox

So why did Bush and Blair take us to war? Robert Fox on Hans Blix’s powerful testimony to Chilcot

David Kelly

Dr Kelly ‘exterminated’ by agents: true or false?

Mon 26 Jul, AT 16:45 Robert Fox

Robert Fox on the growing suspicion that the Iraq inquiries are meant to pull the wool over our eyes

Dame Eliza Manningham-Buller

Former MI5 chief exposes Blair’s Iraq War pretence

Tue 20 Jul, AT 18:41 Robert Fox

Robert Fox: Manningham- Buller’s damning indictment could be Chilcot’s most significant testimony

Jock Stirrup British army

PR cock-up as army faces biggest cuts since WW2

Mon 14 Jun, AT 08:31 Robert Fox

Liam Fox says Stirrup will go early – but why is he overseeing drastic cuts he won’t be seeing through?

Protestors act demonstrate waterboarding

Doctors accused of helping refine US torture methods

Tue 8 Jun, AT 08:27 Robert Fox

Spectre of Josef Mengele raised by Physicians for Human Rights group – but CIA denounces report

Hamid Karzai and Barack Obama in Washington

Britain has to explain its presence in ‘new Vietnam’

Mon 17 May, AT 15:11 Robert Fox

Robert Fox: As the Afghan insurgents appear to gather strength, vague US policy is not good enough

Gordon Brown at the Chilcot inquiry

Gordon Brown’s triumph, Chilcot’s failure

Fri 5 Mar, AT 18:11 Robert Fox

Robert Fox witnesses a blizzard of statistics but no Blair-style niceties

Iraq war

Warnings of chaos in Iraq as US prepares to pull out

Tue 2 Mar, AT 07:34 Robert Fox

‘Just because you invade a country stupidly doesn’t mean you have to exit it stupidly,’ says Iraq watcher

Dutch troops in Afghanistan

Bad day for Netherlands, now Europe’s dodgy ally

Mon 22 Feb, AT 06:41 Robert Fox

Robert Fox: Dutch have opened the door to a racist prime minister and ruined their reputation in Europe

High security in Pakistan after the arrest of Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar

Baradar arrest: did ISI double-cross Americans?

Fri 19 Feb, AT 11:29 Robert Fox

Robert Fox: Why Pakistan’s notorious intelligence service could be up to its old tricks


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