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Jeff Mason is a White House Correspondent for Reuters and the 2016-2017 president of the White House Correspondents’ Association. He was the lead Reuters correspondent for President Barack Obama's 2012 campaign and interviewed the president at the White House in 2015. Jeff has been based in Washington since 2008, when he covered the historic race between Obama, Hillary Clinton and John McCain. Jeff started his career in Frankfurt, Germany, where he covered the airline industry before moving to Brussels, Belgium, where he covered the European Union. He is a Colorado native, proud graduate of Northwestern University and former Fulbright scholar.

Twitter handle: @jeffmason1

Jul 26 2017

After IS, Mosul rebuilds monuments, mosques - and society

MOSUL, Iraq Faisal Jeber arrested and interrogated suspected Islamic State militants during the battle for Mosul. Now he is taking up a new fight that could be just as crucial to the city's future.

Jul 14 2017

Iraq faces pockets of Islamic State resistance in Mosul's Old City

MOSUL/TIKRIT, Iraq Iraqi forces hit further pockets of resistance from Islamic State militants in Mosul's Old City on Friday, four days after the prime minister declared victory.

Jul 13 2017

Mosul's displaced await post-battle security before returning home

HASSAN SHAM CAMP, Iraq The U.S.-backed Iraqi offensive to oust Islamic State from Mosul forced Um Youssef to flee her home in the city's historic quarter but, despite the government's declaration of victory this week, she is in no rush to return.

Jul 11 2017

Iraq and allies violated international law in Mosul battle: Amnesty

ERBIL, Iraq Amnesty International said on Tuesday tactics used by Iraqi forces and their U.S.-led coalition allies in the battle for Mosul violated international humanitarian law and might amount to war crimes.

Jul 11 2017

Iraqi PM declares victory over Islamic State in Mosul

MOSUL/ERBIL, Iraq Iraq's prime minister declared victory over Islamic State in Mosul on Monday, three years after the militants seized the city and made it the stronghold of a "caliphate" they said would take over the world.

Jul 10 2017

Iraks Regierungschef erklärt offiziell Sieg über IS in Mossul

Mossul/Erbil Der irakische Ministerpräsident Haider al-Abadi hat formell die Rückeroberung der Großstadt Mossul von der Extremistenmiliz Islamischer Staat verkündet.

Jul 10 2017

Old City bears the brunt of Islamic State's last stand in Mosul

MOSUL, Iraq Piles of concrete and metal rubble reach up to the second storey of surrounding buildings in parts of the historic quarter where Islamic State is making its last stand in Mosul.

Jul 09 2017

Iraqi Prime Minister congratulates armed forces for Mosul 'victory'

MOSUL, Iraq Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi arrived in Mosul on Sunday and congratulated the armed forces for their "victory" over Islamic State after nearly nine months of urban warfare, bringing an end to jihadist rule in the city. | Video

Jul 08 2017

Iraqi army says Mosul victory imminent, Islamic State vows 'fight until death'

MOSUL/ERBIL, Iraq Islamic State militants vowed to "fight to the death" in Mosul on Saturday as Iraqi military commanders said they would take full control of the city from the insurgents at any moment. | Video

Jul 06 2017

Mosul population 'traumatized' by conflict, infrastructure badly damaged

(This July 6 story has been refiled to remove extraneous material from quote by MSF member, in 13th paragraph.)


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