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Read online War, Journalism, and the Middle East.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC War, Journalism, and the Middle East The most famous foreign correspondent in Britain i The New York Times i .

On the heels of his recent treatise on the Middle East i The Great War for Civilisation i we present the animated and impassioned Robert Fisk discussing the realities risks and rewards of his work With unparalleled access to history makers in the region Fisk recounts the rise of Hezbollah his interviews with Osama bin Laden and the growing Iraqi insurgency Includes a lecture and an interview with acclaimed radio host David Barsamian by Robert Fisk

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War, Journalism, and the Middle East
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A sweeping and dramatic history of the last half century of conflict in the Middle East from an award winning journalist who has covered the region for over thirty years The Great War for Civilisation unflinchingly chronicles the tragedy of the region from the Algerian Civil War to the Iranian Revolution from the American hostage crisis in Beirut to the Iran Iraq War from the Gulf War to the American invasion of Iraq in A book of searing drama as well as lucid incisive analysis The Great War for Civilisation is a work of major importance for today s world, A new front has opened in the global war on terror in the deserts of north Africa Islamic extremists loosely affiliated to al Qa ida are attacking Western interests in an arc of insecurity stretching from Senegal to Somalia with the fiercest recent action in Algeria and Mali br br Such outbreaks can be traced in part to the Arab Spring and the side effects of for example the fall of Colonel Gaddafi in Libya But there is also another darker source the legacy of years of horrifying sectarian bloodletting in Algeria br br Rarely has a nation s suffering been so under reported More than people have been killed by their fellow Algerians mostly with sickening cruelty since a general election won by the Islamic FIS party was annulled in The violence has slackened since when an amnesty induced many rebels to lay down their arms but it has never stopped and the scars on the national psyche will take decades to heal br br Meanwhile the power and influence of the fighters who call themselves Al Qa ida in the Islamic Maghreb has been growing inexorably Finally with the insurgency in Mali and the hostage taking and massacre at the In Amenas gas field in January Western leaders and the Western public have been forced to confront a problem that has hitherto passed under their radar br br For those seeking to understand why Algeria s tragedy matters and what it means there is no better place to start than here a collection of contemporary reportage by the world s pre eminent Middle East correspondent Robert Fisk who raised the alarm about what was happening in Algeria while the rest of the world looked away br br The edited collection of articles that follows spans two decades chronicling first hand what happened when a nation s failure to reconcile its ideological differences led both sides to descend into barbarity br br Much of it is harrowing to read a catalogue of man s inhumanity to man punctuated with shining instances of courage kindness and humour but no less tragic for that br br But it is the truth And for anyone who wishes to understand the problems confronting us today it is essential reading, A selection of Robert Fisk s finest Comment pieces from the Saturday Independent He is best known for his writing about the Middle East its wars dictators and international relations but these Comment articles cover an array of topics from his soldier grandfather to handwriting to the Titanic, br br br br br br