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

After rejecting independence, Scots face political realities

After rejecting independence, Scots face political realities

Energized residents share a desire to translate extraordinary political engagement into meaningful change.

Up next in the U.K.: Less power for London

Up next in the U.K.: Less power for London

Scotland’s rejection of independence sparks a scramble to offer greater autonomy to all four nations in the union.

Salmond resigns as head of Scottish government

The independence leader said Scotland needs new leadership after voters chose to stay in the U.K.

In historic vote, Scotland rejects independence

In historic vote, Scotland rejects independence

The decisive “no” vote means new life for a 307-year English-Scottish union that was in danger of breaking apart.