Tamer El-Ghobashy is the Baghdad bureau chief. Before joining The Post in 2017, he covered the Middle East for the Wall Street Journal, focusing on North Africa and Iraq.

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Anna Fifield is the Beijing bureau chief. She previously served as bureau chief in Tokyo and reported for the Financial Times from Seoul, Sydney, London and across the Middle East.

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Gerry Shih is a China correspondent. He previously reported for The Associated Press, Reuters and The New York Times

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Liz Sly is the Beirut bureau chief. Her previous assignments in more than two decades as a foreign correspondent have included postings in Africa, China, Europe and South Asia.

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Louisa Loveluck is a Beirut-based correspondent. She was previously the Cairo correspondent for the Daily Telegraph.

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Griff Witte is the Berlin bureau chief. He previously served as The Post’s deputy foreign editor and as the bureau chief in London, Kabul, Islamabad and Jerusalem.

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Michael Birnbaum is the Brussels bureau chief. He previously served as the bureau chief in Moscow and Berlin and was an education reporter.

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Sudarsan Raghavan is the Cairo bureau chief. He was previously The Post’s bureau chief in Africa and Afghanistan. He began his career as a foreign correspondent in Africa and covered the Iraq War as Baghdad bureau chief.

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Souad Mekhennet is a correspondent on the national security desk covering terrorism. She has written four books, most recently her critically acclaimed memoir, “I Was Told to Come Alone: My Journey Behind the Lines of Jihad.”

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Hong Kong

Shibani Mahtani is the Southeast Asia bureau chief, covering countries that include the Philippines, Myanmar, Indonesia and Malaysia. She joined the Post's foreign desk in 2018 after seven years as a correspondent for the Wall Street Journal in Southeast Asia and later in Chicago, where she covered the Midwest.

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Pamela Constable is the Afghanistan and Pakistan bureau chief. She previously served as a South Asia bureau chief and most recently covered immigration in the Washington area for several years.

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Kareem Fahim is the Istanbul bureau chief. He previously spent 11 years at the New York Times covering the Arab world as a Cairo-based correspondent, among other assignments.

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Erin Cunningham is an Istanbul-based correspondent. She previously covered conflicts in the Middle East and Afghanistan for the Christian Science Monitor, GlobalPost and the National.

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Loveday Morris is the Jerusalem bureau chief. She was previously based in Baghdad and Beirut for The Post.

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Ruth Eglash is a reporter based in Jerusalem. She was formerly a reporter and senior editor at the Jerusalem Post and freelanced for international media.

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William Booth is the London bureau chief. He was previously bureau chief in Jerusalem, Mexico, Los Angeles and Miami.

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Karla Adam is a London-based correspondent. Before joining The Post in 2006, she worked as a freelancer in London for the New York Times and People magazine.

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Mexico City

Kevin Sieff is the Mexico City bureau chief. He served previously as The Post’s bureau chief in Africa and Kabul, and has covered the U.S.-Mexico border.

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Mary Beth Sheridan is a correspondent covering Mexico and Central America for The Washington Post. She came to The Post in 2001 after 11 years as a foreign correspondent for the Associated Press, Miami Herald and Los Angeles Times.

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Anthony Faiola is the South America/Caribbean bureau chief, based in Miami. Since joining The Post in 1994, he has also served as bureau chief in Berlin, London, Tokyo, Buenos Aires and New York, and covered global economics from Washington.

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Anton Troianovski is the Moscow bureau chief. He previously spent nine years at the Wall Street Journal, most recently as Berlin correspondent.

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Amie Ferris-Rotman is a Moscow-based correspondent. She was previously in Moscow with Foreign Policy, and as a Reuters senior correspondent in Afghanistan.

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Max Bearak is the Africa bureau chief. He has reported from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, India and Somalia for the Post, following stints in Delhi and Mumbai reporting for the New York Times.

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New Delhi

Joanna Slater is the India bureau chief for The Washington Post. She served previously as bureau chief in Beijing, India and as a Reuters bureau chief in Washington, India and Pakistan.

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James McAuley is a Paris-based correspondent. He holds a PhD in French history from the University of Oxford, where he was a Marshall Scholar.

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Chico Harlan is an enterprise reporter and part of The Washington Post's financial team. Before that, he was The Post’s East Asia bureau chief, covering the natural and nuclear disasters in Japan and a leadership change in North Korea.

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Simon Denyer is the Tokyo bureau chief, focusing on Japan and the Koreas. He previously worked as The Post's bureau chief in Beijing and New Delhi; as a Reuters bureau chief in Washington, New Delhi and Islamabad; and a Reuters correspondent in Nairobi, New York and London.

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