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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

Nov 21 2017

Truck bomb in northern Iraq kills at least 23

KIRKUK, Iraq At least 23 people were killed and 60 wounded when a suicide bomber set off a truck bomb near a crowded marketplace in the northern Iraqi town of Tuz Khurmatu, police and medical sources said on Tuesday.

Nov 05 2017

Two suicide attacks in Iraq's Kirkuk kill at least five

KIRKUK, Iraq Two suicide bombers killed at least five people and wounded more than 20 in an attack on a Shi'ite mosque in the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk on Sunday, police and medical sources said.

Oct 19 2017

Kurdish forces withdraw to June 2014 lines: Iraqi army commander

KIRKUK, Iraq Kurdish Peshmerga forces have retreated to positions they held in northern Iraq in June 2014 in response to an Iraqi army advance into the region after a Kurdish independence referendum, a senior Iraqi commander said on Wednesday.

Oct 18 2017

Kurdish forces withdraw to June 2014 lines - Iraqi army commander

KIRKUK, Iraq Kurdish Peshmerga forces have retreated to positions they held in northern Iraq in June 2014 in response to an Iraqi army advance into the region after a Kurdish independence referendum, a senior Iraqi commander said on Wednesday.

Oct 18 2017

Iraks Regierung fordert nach Offensive Kurden zum Dialog auf

Bagdad Nach der Einnahme der Region um Kirkuk durch die irakische Armee hat Ministerpräsident Haider al-Abadi die Kurden zu Verhandlungen aufgerufen.

Oct 17 2017

Kurds abandon territory in the face of Iraq government advance

BAGHDAD/KIRKUK The Baghdad government recaptured territory from Kurds across the breadth of northern Iraq on Tuesday, making startlingly rapid gains in a sudden campaign that has shifted the balance of power in the country almost overnight. | Video

Oct 17 2017

Iraqi forces seize more territory in advance against Kurds

BAGHDAD/KIRKUK, Oct 17 The Baghdad government recaptured territory across the breadth of northern Iraq from Kurds on Tuesday, widening a sudden and dramatic campaign that has shifted the balance of power in the country almost overnight.

Oct 17 2017

Iraqi forces seize oil city Kirkuk from Kurds in bold advance

BAGHDAD/KIRKUK, Iraq Iraqi government forces captured the major Kurdish-held oil city of Kirkuk on Monday, responding to a Kurdish referendum on independence with a bold lightning strike that transforms the balance of power in the country. | Video

Oct 21 2016

Islamic State attacks Iraqi oil city Kirkuk, curfew declared - sources

KIRKUK, Iraq Islamic State militants attacked a power station and other buildings in the northeastern Iraqi oil city of Kirkuk early on Friday, killing at least 18 people, security sources said.

Jul 31 2016

Islamic State attacks two energy plants in north Iraq, kills five

KIRKUK, Iraq Islamic State militants stormed two energy facilities in northern Iraq on Sunday, killing at least five workers and shutting down a major oil pumping station, security and oil sources said. | Video

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