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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.

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16 Nov 2017

Russia names nine U.S.-backed news outlets likely to be labelled 'foreign agents'

MOSCOW Russia on Thursday named nine U.S. government-sponsored news outlets likely to be labelled "foreign agents" under a new law that is being rushed through parliament in response to what Moscow says is unacceptable U.S. pressure on Russian media.

16 Nov 2017

Russia names nine U.S.-backed news outlets likely to be labelled 'foreign agents'

MOSCOW Russia on Thursday named nine U.S. government-sponsored news outlets likely to be labelled "foreign agents" under a new law that is being rushed through parliament in response to what Moscow says is unacceptable U.S. pressure on Russian media.

15 Nov 2017

Russian lawmakers approve 'foreign agents' media law

MOSCOW Russia's lower house of parliament on Wednesday approved a law that would give Moscow the power to force foreign media to brand the news they provide to Russians as the work of "foreign agents" and also to disclose where they get their funding. | Video

13 Oct 2017

Stars of Russian Tzar film to miss premiere over safety fears: director

MOSCOW The two lead actors in Russian movie "Matilda", which religious conservatives have condemned as blasphemous, have declined to travel to Russia for the premiere because they fear for their safety, the film's director said.

21 Aug 2017

Russia names replacement for Sergei Kislyak as envoy in Washington

MOSCOW Russia's next ambassador to Washington will be Anatoly Antonov, a former defence official who is subject to European sanctions over his role in the conflict in Ukraine, the Kremlin announced on Monday.

21 Aug 2017

Russia names replacement for Sergei Kislyak as envoy in Washington

MOSCOW Russia's next ambassador to Washington will be Anatoly Antonov, a former defense official who is subject to European sanctions over his role in the conflict in Ukraine, the Kremlin announced on Monday.

15 Aug 2017

U.S. sanctions hit Russian hopes of a 'Trump bump' for investment

MOSCOW New U.S. sanctions on Moscow have forced Russian business chiefs to accept that Donald Trump's rise to power is not about to produce a "Trump Bump" in foreign investment.

23 Jun 2017

Baghdadi death near 100 percent certain: Interfax quotes Russian senator

MOSCOW The likelihood that Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has been killed is close to 100 percent, Interfax news agency quoted the head of the defence committee in Russia's upper parliamentary house as saying on Friday.

15 Jun 2017

Dissent gets a cameo role at Putin phone-in session

MOSCOW Some Russians believe President Vladimir Putin's annual question-and-answer session with voters is a stage-managed show where PR managers filter out any questions that could make the Russian president sweat.

15 Jun 2017

Dissent gets a cameo role at Putin phone-in session

MOSCOW Some Russians believe President Vladimir Putin's annual question-and-answer session with voters is a stage-managed show where PR managers filter out any questions that could make the Russian president sweat.

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