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

Former Gitmo detainee Moazzam Begg, in his own words

Interview with former British Quantanamo Bay detainee Moazzam Begg.

This man was held for four years by the U.S., the U.K. — all without a trial

This man was held for four years by the U.S., the U.K. — all without a trial

And Moazzam Begg fears it is only a matter of time before he is arrested again.

Around the world, U.S. moral standing takes another hit

Around the world, U.S. moral standing takes another hit

Report’s documentation of abuses makes allies uncomfortable, adversaries gleeful.

‘Colossal’ cuts could change Britain ‘beyond recognition,’ institute warns

‘Colossal’ cuts could change Britain ‘beyond recognition,’ institute warns

The unusually strong language from a leading economic group shows how much austerity pain still looms.