Robert Fisk: Closing Night Address

The West has long fought its wars on foreign soil. From his experience covering wars in Syria, Iraq, Algeria, Afghanistan and Lebanon, The Independent’s renowned Middle Eastern correspondent Robert Fisk explains why foreign adventures no longer come free of charge – because we are no longer safe at home.

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Robert Fisk

For 41 years, author and broadcaster Robert Fisk has been a Middle East correspondent based in Beirut, first for The Times of London and...

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25 August – 3 September