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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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07 Dec 2017

Pro-Kurdish opposition leader's trial opens in Turkey

ANKARA The jailed leader of Turkey's pro-Kurdish opposition was remanded in prison for at least two more months on Thursday at the opening of his trial on terrorism-related charges.

06 Dec 2017

Turkish academic on lengthy hunger strike appeals jail term

ANKARA A sacked Turkish professor who has been on hunger strike for almost nine months and is barely half her original weight said on Wednesday she had appealed a court ruling that linked her to a banned far-left group and handed her a six-year jail sentence.

01 Dec 2017

Turkey casts Zarrab case as attempt to undermine its politics, economy

ISTANBUL/ANKARA Turkey cast the testimony of a wealthy gold trader in a U.S. court as an attempt to undermine Ankara and its economy on Friday, highlighting how President Tayyip Erdogan may use the politically charged case to rally nationalist support.

01 Dec 2017

Turks flock to social media for gold trader sanctions case

ANKARA Allegations of wrongdoing by Turkey's political and financial leaders have transfixed the country this week, but with some newspapers focusing instead on courtroom conspiracies and clothes, many Turks have been left hungry for news.

01 Dec 2017

Turks flock to social media for gold trader sanctions case

ANKARA Allegations of wrongdoing by Turkey's political and financial leaders have transfixed the country this week, but with some newspapers focusing instead on courtroom conspiracies and clothes, many Turks have been left hungry for news.

01 Dec 2017

Turks flock to social media for gold trader sanctions case

ANKARA, Dec 1 Allegations of wrongdoing by Turkey's political and financial leaders have transfixed the country this week, but with some newspapers focusing instead on courtroom conspiracies and clothes, many Turks have been left hungry for news.

06 Nov 2017

U.S., Turkey restart issuing visas but tensions over detentions fester

ANKARA The United States partially resumed issuing visas in Turkey on Monday after getting what it said were assurances about the safety of staff at its missions following a number of detentions.

03 Nov 2017

After four months jail, Turkey's Amnesty director says trial is 'surreal'

ISTANBUL Amnesty International's Turkey director, freed from four months detention but still facing trial on terrorism charges, said the case against her and other human rights activists was "absurd and surreal".

26 Oct 2017

Gabriel wertet Steudtner-Freilassung als Entspannungssignal

Berlin/Istanbul Die Freilassung des Berliner Menschenrechtsaktivisten Peter Steudtner nach über dreieinhalb Monaten in türkischer Haft ist in Deutschland mit großer Erleichterung aufgenommen worden.

26 Oct 2017

Turkish court remands Turkey's Amnesty chairman in custody, Amnesty says

ANKARA A Turkish court remanded Amnesty International's local board chairman in custody on Thursday, Amnesty Turkey said, hours after its local director was released by a separate court.

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