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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

Sep 13 2018

UPDATE 2-Erdogan says high inflation result of Turkish central bank's wrong steps

ANKARA, Sept 13 President Tayyip Erdogan sharply criticised Turkey's Central Bank on Thursday for taking "wrong steps" over inflation and repeated his opposition to high interest rates, shortly before the bank was due to announce a rates decision.

Sep 10 2018

Turkey warns attack on Syria's Idlib would cause humanitarian disaster

ANKARA A Syrian government offensive in the country's northern region of Idlib would cause humanitarian and security risks for Turkey, Europe and beyond, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday in an article in the Wall Street Journal.

Sep 10 2018

Turkey warns attack on Syria's Idlib would cause humanitarian disaster

ANKARA A Syrian government offensive in the country's northern region of Idlib would cause humanitarian and security risks for Turkey, Europe and beyond, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday in an article in the Wall Street Journal.

Sep 10 2018

Turkey warns attack on Syria's Idlib would cause humanitarian disaster

ANKARA A Syrian government offensive in the country's northern region of Idlib would cause humanitarian and security risks for Turkey, Europe and beyond, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday in an article in the Wall Street Journal.

Aug 31 2018

Turkey takes aim at rating agency 'racketeers and impostors'

ISTANBUL Turkey accused Western credit rating agencies on Friday of deliberately attempting to undermine the banking sector amid attacks on the lira.

Aug 14 2018

Russia backs non-dollar trade with Turkey, no promise of help amid lira crisis

ANKARA Russia backs using national currencies, not the U.S. dollar, in its trade with Turkey, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Tuesday, but he made no firm commitments that would immediately help Ankara to weather its currency crisis.

Aug 14 2018

Russia backs non-dollar trade with Turkey, no promise of help amid lira crisis

ANKARA Russia backs using national currencies, not the U.S. dollar, in its trade with Turkey, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Tuesday, but he made no firm commitments that would immediately help Ankara to weather its currency crisis.

Aug 13 2018

Erdogan vows action against 'economic terrorists' over lira plunge

ANKARA President Tayyip Erdogan on Monday accused "economic terrorists" of plotting to harm Turkey by spreading false reports and said they would face the full force of the law, as authorities launched investigations of those suspected of involvement. | Video

Aug 13 2018

Erdogan vows action against 'economic terrorists' over lira plunge

ANKARA President Tayyip Erdogan on Monday accused "economic terrorists" of plotting to harm Turkey by spreading false reports and said they would face the full force of the law, as authorities launched investigations of those suspected of involvement. | Video

Aug 10 2018

Turkey's Erdogan calls on Turks to buy lira for 'national battle'

ISTANBUL President Tayyip Erdogan told Turks to exchange gold and hard currency into lira on Friday as part of a "national battle" against economic enemies he said have irreparably ruptured ties with Ankara.

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