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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

5:57am EST

Trump in strategy document to cite China, Russia as competitors

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump will declare that China and Russia are competitors seeking to challenge U.S. power and erode its security and prosperity, in a national security strategy he will lay out in a speech on Monday. | Video

5:12am EST

Trump in strategy document to cite China, Russia as competitors

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump will declare that China and Russia are competitors seeking to challenge U.S. power and erode its security and prosperity, in a national security strategy he will lay out in a speech on Monday. | Video

Dec 17 2017

U.S. helped thwart major attack in St. Petersburg: U.S., Russia say

MOSCOW/WASHINGTON The United States provided intelligence to Russia that helped thwart a potentially deadly bomb attack in St. Petersburg, U.S. and Russian officials said on Sunday, in a rare public show of cooperation despite deep strains between the two countries. | Video

Dec 15 2017

In first, U.S. presents its evidence of Iran weaponry from Yemen

WASHINGTON The United States on Thursday presented for the first time pieces of what it said were Iranian weapons supplied to the Iran-aligned Houthi militia in Yemen, describing it as conclusive evidence that Tehran was violating U.N. resolutions. | Video

Dec 14 2017

In first, U.S. presents its evidence of Iranian weaponry from Yemen

WASHINGTON, Dec 14 The United States on Thursday presented for the first time pieces of what it said were Iranian weapons supplied to the Iran-aligned Houthi militia in Yemen, describing it as conclusive evidence that Tehran was violating U.N. resolutions.

Dec 12 2017

U.S. wary of Putin's declaration of military victory in Syria

WASHINGTON The United States is voicing skepticism about Russian President Vladimir Putin's announcement of a major withdrawal of Russian troops from Syria and is arguing that his declaration of victory against Islamic State was premature.

Dec 08 2017

In push for Yemen aid, U.S. warned Saudis of threats in Congress

WASHINGTON The United States has warned Saudi Arabia that concern in Congress over the humanitarian situation in Yemen could constrain U.S. assistance, as it pushed Riyadh to allow greater access for humanitarian aid, a U.S. official said on Friday.

Dec 06 2017

Trump asks Saudi Arabia to allow immediate aid to Yemen

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump called for Saudi Arabia on Wednesday to immediately allow humanitarian aid to reach the Yemeni people, suggesting Washington had run out patience with a Saudi-led blockade that has been condemned by relief organizations.

Nov 30 2017

U.S. military to indefinitely delay ban on cluster bombs

WASHINGTON The Pentagon will indefinitely delay a ban on the use of older types of cluster bombs due to take effect on Jan. 1, 2019, officials said, arguing that safety improvements in munitions technology failed to advance enough to replace older stockpiles.

Nov 29 2017

Trump kündigt neue Sanktionen gegen Nordkorea an

Seoul/Washington US-Präsident Donald Trump hat Nordkorea nach dem erneuten Test einer Interkontinentalrakete mit zusätzlichen Strafmaßnahmen gedroht.

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