Paul Wood


16 May 2019 1:00 pm


25 April 2019 1:00 pm


The Mueller report: if not collusion, then obstruction?

19 April 2019 4:55 am

When Robert Mueller was appointed as Special Counsel, ‘[t]he President slumped back in his chair and said, “Oh my God.…


Barr investigates the investigators

11 April 2019 6:03 pm

‘OBAMA TAPPED MY PHONES!’ When President Trump blared out this accusation in a series of tweets in March 2017, the White…

We should take a hard look at our reporting of Trump and Russia

30 March 2019 9:00 am

 Washington REVERSE FERRET! When he edited the Sun, Kelvin MacKenzie used to throw open his office door and bellow this…

‘The Islamic State will never die’: their territory is gone but the jihadis are always with us

23 March 2019 9:00 am

 Beirut As I write, Isis is still holding out on a few hundred square yards of dirt in the village…

‘Brexit? I’m stockpiling for a new statue of Thatcher.’


16 February 2019 9:00 am

‘Oh dear – I thought we were going to have a dry January.’

Brexit latest

3 January 2019 3:00 pm

‘I don’t want her to grow up reading fairy tales where she’s rescued by Prince Charming.’

All men

13 December 2018 3:00 pm


29 November 2018 3:00 pm

‘The children said they will be out to photograph it later.’


8 November 2018 3:00 pm

‘Brian’s off to watch the golf.’


11 October 2018 2:00 pm

‘There are rumours another crash could be on the way.’

Crash dummy

20 September 2018 1:00 pm

In Idlib, the final chapter in Syria’s civil war has begun

15 September 2018 9:00 am

 Beirut The customs man wore a white linen suit. He had a large moustache. His ample belly touched the edge…

Trumpworld is spinning out of control

25 August 2018 9:00 am

Donald Trump’s Twitter feed was oddly silent as the news came that his former campaign manager and his former lawyer…

‘Fancy a dip?’


9 August 2018 1:00 pm

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What does the British government know about Trump and Russia?

23 June 2018 9:00 am

 Washington, DC When the Romanian dictator Nicolae Ceausescu visited London in 1978, the British government did some serious sucking up.…

‘That? Oh, I’m trying to tap into the younger generation.’


3 May 2018 1:00 pm


26 April 2018 1:00 pm

‘Sorry if it shatters the illusion but today is our collection day.’


19 April 2018 1:00 pm

Trump is likely to tweet, fire and forget. His missile strike won’t help Syria

14 April 2018 9:00 am

Beirut ‘Gas!’ Bodies piled up grotesquely in a stairwell. No sign of injuries. A father cradles two small children. Still,…

‘And on your left you can see another stabbing...’


5 April 2018 1:00 pm

‘Mum, Dad, what’s civilisation?’


15 March 2018 3:00 pm

‘A final request? Can I check my phone one last time?’


15 March 2018 3:00 pm

What is Putin’s endgame in Syria?

3 March 2018 9:00 am

Familiar, depressing images emerge from Ghouta in Syria: rows of tiny white shrouds, children killed in relentless airstrikes, makeshift hospitals,…