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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

15 Nov 2017

Skype loses Belgian court appeal after fails to comply with call data order

BRUSSELS Microsoft's online communication service Skype lost an appeal in Belgium after it failed to comply with a court request to share data from messages and calls.

14 Nov 2017

Austrian can't file Facebook class action suit: EU Court adviser

BRUSSELS An Austrian law student cannot bring a class action suit against Facebook's Irish unit over alleged privacy violations in an Austrian court, an EU court adviser said on Tuesday, but can sue the company in his home country on his own behalf.

08 Nov 2017

Caught up in Catalan crisis, Belgian PM urges 'dialogue'

BRUSSELS Belgium's prime minister, battling to contain domestic fallout from the arrival of fugitive Catalan leaders, urged Madrid on Wednesday to talk to the separatists, but said he would not interfere in any extradition to Spain.

08 Nov 2017

Caught up in Catalan crisis, Belgian PM urges 'dialogue'

BRUSSELS Belgium's prime minister, battling to contain domestic fallout from the arrival of fugitive Catalan leaders, urged Madrid on Wednesday to talk to the separatists, but said he would not interfere in any extradition to Spain.

05 Nov 2017

Sacked Catalonia leader turns himself in, polls show independence strength

BRUSSELS/MADRID/BARCELONA Sacked Catalonia leader Carles Puigdemont and four associates turned themselves in to Belgian police on Sunday, following Spain's issuing of an arrest warrant for rebellion and sedition. | Video

05 Nov 2017

Belgian judge to decide on ex Catalan leader arrest warrant by Monday

BRUSSELS A Belgian judge will decide by Monday on Spain's arrest warrant for sacked Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont and his associates after they turned themselves in to Belgian police, a spokesman for Brussels prosecutors said on Sunday.

05 Nov 2017

Belgian judge to decide on ex Catalan leader arrest warrant by Monday

BRUSSELS A Belgian judge will decide by Monday on Spain's arrest warrant for sacked Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont and his associates after they turned themselves in to Belgian police, a spokesman for Brussels prosecutors said on Sunday.

05 Nov 2017

Belgian judge to decide on ex Catalan leader arrest warrant by Monday

BRUSSELS A Belgian judge will decide by Monday on Spain's arrest warrant for sacked Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont and his associates after they turned themselves in to Belgian police, a spokesman for Brussels prosecutors said on Sunday.

03 Nov 2017

Spain issues arrest warrant for ousted Catalan leader

MADRID/BRUSSELS Spain on Friday issued an arrest warrant on sedition and other charges against Carles Puigdemont, tightening the judicial net around the former Catalan leader who went Brussels after his government was sacked over a declaration of independence.

01 Nov 2017

'Like any EU citizen' - Belgium's Catalan asylum fix

BRUSSELS Belgium has given a cool welcome to Catalonia's ousted leader and may not offer the safe haven from Spanish justice that it once extended as it grapples with separatist troubles of its own.

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