Ernesto Londoño

Ernesto Londoño covers the Pentagon for the Washington Post. Before starting that beat in Sept. 2012, he was a roving foreign correspondent in the Middle East. Londoño’s first overseas assignment was in Baghdad, where he worked from April 2008 to April 2010. He was later based in Cairo, covering news in the Arab world and Afghanistan. Before going overseas, Londoño covered criminal justice in suburban Maryland for the Post. Prior to joining the paper, Londoño worked at the Dallas Morning News, where he covered immigration. Londoño was born and raised in Bogotá, Colombia.