#Robert Fisk

.London, UK
Christian Broughton, managing director and former editor of The Independent, hailed Fisk as "the greatest journalist of his generation. (Photo credit: Twitter/@PresidentofIRL)

  • Robert Fisk was admitted to the hospital on Friday with suspicions of a stroke
  • He was best known for interviewing the founder of Al-Qaeda Osama Bin Laden
  • He described the terror nucleus as a shy man