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.
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Washington/Berlin US-Präsident Donald Trump hat die EU im Stahlstreit scharf attackiert und mit höheren Steuern auch auf die Einfuhr europäischer Autos gedroht.
- von Sabine Siebold und Hans-Edzard Busemann und Holger Hansen
BERLIN The German unit of European missiles maker MBDA and U.S. arms company Lockheed Martin Corp have formed a joint venture to press ahead with a new air and missile defense system being negotiated with the German military, they said on Thursday.
Berlin Das Bundesinnenministerium wertet den Hackerangriff auf das deutsche Regierungsnetz als ernstzunehmenden Vorfall.
BERLIN Missing spare parts and quality defects at a time of increased operations mean less than half of Germany's submarines, warplanes and some other key weapons are ready for use, according to a government report on Tuesday.
Berlin/Paris Grenzen haben im Sahel noch nie eine große Rolle gespielt.
MUNICH U.S. National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster called on Saturday for more forceful action to halt Iran's development of what he said was an increasingly powerful network of proxy armies in Lebanon, Syria, Yemen and Iraq.
MUNICH The head of Airbus's defense unit criticized Germany on Friday for not spending more on defense and said the new coalition agreement's call for a tougher approach to arms exports could prompt the weapons maker to re-examine its business plans.
MUNICH Initial details of a planned Franco-German program to develop a next-generation fighter jet should emerge in the second half of 2018, the head of Airbus's defense unit told Reuters on Friday.
Erbil Das Dilemma war der Bundesregierung von Anfang an bewusst. "Das, was ist, wiegt in diesem Fall schwerer als das, was sein könnte", begründete Kanzlerin Angela Merkel im September 2014 den Tabubruch, entgegen allen deutschen Gepflogenheiten Waffen in ein Kriegsgebiet zu liefern.