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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

Oct 23 2017

Philippines declares battle with Islamist rebels over in Marawi City

MARAWI CITY/CLARK, Philippines The Philippines on Monday announced the end of five months of military operations in a southern city held by pro-Islamic State rebels, after a fierce and unfamiliar urban war that has marked the country's biggest security crisis in years. | Video

Oct 23 2017

Residents of Philippines' Marawi begin long trudge back to normalcy as battle ends

MARAWI CITY, Philippines Marawi resident Baimona Amintao hopes her turn comes quickly once authorities begin raffling off the first batch of temporary shelters for those who lost their homes to the five-month battle to retake the southern Philippine city from Islamist militants.

Oct 22 2017

Fierce firefight as Philippines' toughest urban war down to last building

MARAWI CITY, Philippines Philippine troops were locked in an intense urban firefight on Sunday with the last remnants of a pro-Islamic state alliance, as the army sought to declare an end to the country's biggest internal security crisis in years. | Video

Sep 21 2017

Thousands rally in Philippines, warn of Duterte 'dictatorship'

MANILA Thousands of Filipinos rallied on Thursday to denounce Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte and warn of what they called an emerging dictatorship, in a major show of dissent against the controversial but hugely popular leader. | Video

Jul 02 2017

Filipinos stunned by Pacquiao defeat in Australia

MARAWI CITY, Philippines Filipino soldiers and refugees caught up in weeks of fighting with Islamist militants were given some rare respite on Sunday when they were treated to a live screening of Manny Pacquiao's WBO welterweight world title defence.

Jul 02 2017

Filipinos stunned by Pacquiao defeat in Australia

MARAWI CITY, Philippines Filipino soldiers and refugees caught up in weeks of fighting with Islamist militants were given some rare respite on Sunday when they were treated to a live screening of Manny Pacquiao's WBO welterweight world title defence.

Jul 02 2017

Filipinos stunned by Pacquiao defeat in Australia

MARAWI CITY, Philippines Filipino soldiers and refugees caught up in weeks of fighting with Islamist militants were given some rare respite on Sunday when they were treated to a live screening of Manny Pacquiao's WBO welterweight world title defence.

May 26 2017

Manila deploys commandoes, helicopters to retake city from Islamists

MARAWI CITY, Philippines The Philippines mobilized attack helicopters and special forces to drive Islamic State-linked rebels out of a besieged southern city on Thursday, with six soldiers killed in street combat amid heavy resistance.

May 07 2016

Filipino transgender woman says congress run about legacy, not landmark

ORANI, Philippines Contesting an election in the Philippines is a tough task, even more challenging when the main opposition is not rival candidates, but discrimination and gender prejudice. | Video

May 05 2016

Philippine fishermen favor strong president to end China's blockade

MASINLOC/MANILA, Philippines A 30-foot trawler named "Marvin" lies beached on a grass bank overlooking the South China Sea, idle since China's coastguard began driving away Philippine fishermen after a fierce standoff four years ago. | Video

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