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

Smugglers who drove migrants to their deaths were part of a vast web

Smugglers who drove migrants to their deaths were part of a vast web

Top European law enforcement official says hunt is on for the ringleaders of a criminal syndicate.

Migrant deaths on land and at sea strengthen calls for change in Europe

Migrant deaths on land and at sea strengthen calls for change in Europe

Suspected smugglers were arrested in Hungary in connection with the deaths of migrants in a locked truck.

On Greek island, tourists come for the sun and stay to help refugees

On Greek island, tourists come for the sun and stay to help refugees

With the Greek government overwhelmed and the E.U. gone AWOL, volunteers have been a critical part of the relief effort.

On Greek island, migrants find that paradise quickly turns into purgatory

On Greek island, migrants find that paradise quickly turns into purgatory

Europe’s two great crises are converging as thousands of refugees flow into a country that can barely support its own citizens.