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

Centuries later, Richard III is laid to rest again. This time, it’s with honor.

Centuries later, Richard III is laid to rest again. This time, it’s with honor.

The star-studded ceremony marks the end of an extraordinary journey across a half-millennium.

French Muslims caught between Islamophobia and extremism

French Muslims caught between Islamophobia and extremism

Potentially devastating forces are feeding on each other months after attacks traumatized Paris.

U.K.’s shrinking military clout worries U.S.

U.K.’s shrinking military clout worries U.S.

British leaders have led the rhetorical charge against Russia and the Islamic State. But behind the flinty facade lies an unmistakable erosion in British power.

‘Jihadi John’ outing highlights concern over radicalism at U.K. universities

‘Jihadi John’ outing highlights concern over radicalism at U.K. universities

Mohammed Emwazi graduated from a London university described as having an undercurrent of extremism.