Greg Jaffe
Staff Writer

Greg Jaffe covers the military for The Washington Post where he has been since March 2009. Prior to the Post, he was a reporter with The Wall Street Journal from 1995-2008. He began covering the military for the Journal in January 2000. He began his career at the Montgomery (Ala.) Advertiser.

Latest by Greg Jaffe

A businessman’s guiding hand at the VA?

A businessman’s guiding hand at the VA?

Robert McDonald’s time at Procter & Gamble included recession-fueled challenges and his own stumbles.

As Iraqi city faces battle, ex-mayor tries to keep the peace — by phone

As Iraqi city faces battle, ex-mayor tries to keep the peace — by phone

Exiled in the U.S., Najim Abed al-Jabouri tries the best he can to keep one city together in a country that is under increasing siege.

Two senior VA officials stepping down

Two senior VA officials stepping down

Will Gunn, VA general counsel, and Robert Jesse, acting undersecretary for the Veterans Health Administration, will be stepping down. Jesse will return to VA’s medical ranks.

Veterans debate: Did U.S. leaders fail or did Iraqis?

Veterans debate: Did U.S. leaders fail or did Iraqis?

Some blame civilian leaders for wasting gains, while others say the United States is powerless to fix Iraqi politics.