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

Populist wave falls short in ‘Brexit capital of Britain,’ but Labour’s troubles deepen 

Populist wave falls short in ‘Brexit capital of Britain,’ but Labour’s troubles deepen 

The U.K. Independence Party was defeated even as Labour lost a seat held since 1935.

In Britain’s working-class heartland, a populist wave threatens to smash the traditional order

In Britain’s working-class heartland, a populist wave threatens to smash the traditional order

A crucial vote Thursday could reveal the depth of political change in Brexit’s wake.

Trump tried and failed to build a wall in Ireland. That could mean big trouble for Europe.

Trump tried and failed to build a wall in Ireland. That could mean big trouble for Europe.

His contempt for the E.U. may be shaped in part by defeated plans to protect a golf course from the sea.

British lawmakers give go-ahead for Theresa May to trigger Brexit talks

British lawmakers give go-ahead for Theresa May to trigger Brexit talks

The House of Commons vote was a crucial hurdle on the way to the country’s E.U. departure.