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

Europe plans military response to migrant crisis

Europe plans military response to migrant crisis

The European Union will need authorization from the U.N. Security Council to destroy ships used to transport migrants.

Author Colm Tóibín on Ireland’s gay marriage vote: Nobody is invisible

Author Colm Tóibín on Ireland’s gay marriage vote: Nobody is invisible

Author says he believes that Ireland will vote to allow same-sex marriage.

Ireland could be first nation to legalize same-sex marriage by popular vote

Ireland could be first nation to legalize same-sex marriage by popular vote

The referendum points to sweeping social change where the Catholic Church was once undisputed.

E.U. seeks U.N. authority for military action against migrant smugglers

E.U. seeks U.N. authority for military action against migrant smugglers

The bid comes as Europe squabbles over a proposal to more evenly share the burden of asylum-seekers.