Recent articles by Robert Fox

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

Binyamin Netanyahu and Avigdor Lieberman

Mahmoud al-Mabhouh hit: finger points to Mossad

Wed 17 Feb, AT 15:26 Robert Fox

Robert Fox on the parallels between this assassination and the 1997 attempt to kill Khaled Mashal

Taliban attack in Pakistan

US deaths in Pakistan raise awkward questions

Fri 5 Feb, AT 07:12 Robert Fox

Robert Fox: What are US troops doing in Pakistan - and is it lawful?

US Patriot missile in Israel

What to do about Iran is troubling UK and US

Tue 2 Feb, AT 06:50 Robert Fox

Robert Fox: The threat from Tehran exposes the west’s dilemma – a level of defence it cannot afford

Sir Michael Wood and Elizabeth Wilmshurst

Chilcot: lawyers expose illegality of Iraq war

Wed 27 Jan, AT 07:09 Robert Fox

Robert Fox: All eyes on Blair after devastating evidence of Elizabeth Wilmshurst


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