Griff Witte
Correspondent

Griff Witte is the Post’s London bureau chief. He has previously served as the paper’s deputy foreign editor and as the bureau chief in Kabul, Islamabad and Jerusalem. He has covered the downfall of Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf, the assassination of former Pakistani Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto, the resurgence of the Taliban in Afghanistan, Israel’s war with Hamas in the Gaza Strip and the Egyptian revolution. Before joining the Post, Witte was a reporter for The Miami Herald. He also served as researcher for Steve Coll’s Pulitzer Prize-winning book, Ghost Wars.

Latest by Griff Witte

Britain’s UKIP poised to go mainstream with election win

Britain’s UKIP poised to go mainstream with election win

The political establishment in Britain is eroding, leaving others to set the agenda of upcoming elections.

Europe stagnation, Japan recession fuel fears of slump

Europe stagnation, Japan recession fuel fears of slump

Europe’s economic sluggishness and political paralysis and Japan’s slide back into recession have raised the risks of a prolonged global slump, economists say.

Cameron says ‘warning lights’ flashing on global economy

Cameron says ‘warning lights’ flashing on global economy

The British prime minister cited prospects of a euro-zone recession and sluggish emerging markets.

U.S. election results resonate across world, stirring anxiety

U.S. election results resonate across world, stirring anxiety

With Obama’s clout diminished at home, there are concerns overseas that America’s global role will shrink.