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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

20 Feb 2018

Harsher sanctions needed against Venezuela, targeting oil - OAS chief

GENEVA Sanctions should be stepped up against Venezuela's leaders and oil sector in response to the country's repressive political climate, the head of the Organisation of American States (OAS) said on Tuesday.

20 Feb 2018

Harsher sanctions needed against Venezuela, targeting oil: OAS chief

GENEVA Sanctions should be stepped up against Venezuela's leaders and oil sector in response to the country's repressive political climate, the head of the Organisation of American States (OAS) said on Tuesday.

20 Feb 2018

Harsher sanctions needed against Venezuela, targeting oil -OAS chief

GENEVA, Feb 20 Sanctions should be stepped up against Venezuela's leaders and oil sector in response to the country's repressive political climate, the head of the Organisation of American States (OAS) said on Tuesday.

20 Feb 2018

Ex-mayor of Caracas says opposition won't take part in Venezuela elections

GENEVA The opposition will not field a candidate in Venezuela's April 22 presidential election, the exiled mayor of Caracas said, calling the vote a "trap" set by President Nicolas Maduro.

15 Feb 2018

Give women more time to give birth, make choices: WHO

GENEVA Women in labor should be given more time to give birth and have fewer medical interventions, while participating more in decision-making, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Thursday.

14 Feb 2018

Aid convoy reaches besieged Syrian enclave of Ghouta - U.N.

GENEVA An aid convoy of nine trucks carrying food, health and other supplies for 7,200 people reached the besieged rebel-held Damascus enclave of Eastern Ghouta on Wednesday, the United Nations and Syrian Arab Red Crescent said.

09 Feb 2018

Former Credit Suisse 'star' gets five years in jail for fraud

GENEVA Former Credit Suisse wealth manager Patrice Lescaudron was sentenced to five years in prison by a Geneva court on Friday for abusing the trust of clients and creating a fraudulent scheme that made him tens of millions of Swiss francs.

06 Feb 2018

North Korea 'months away' from ability to hit U.S. with nuclear weapon - U.S. envoy

GENEVA North Korea is only months away from obtaining the capability to hit U.S. territory with a nuclear weapon and must be disarmed, a U.S. envoy said on Tuesday, dismissing Pyonyang's diplomatic thaw with South Korea as a "charm offensive" that fooled no one.

02 Feb 2018

Migrant boat capsizes off Libya, 90 feared dead, mostly Pakistanis

GENEVA/TRIPOLI An estimated 90 migrants are feared to have drowned off the coast of Libya after a smuggler's boat capsized early on Friday, leaving three known survivors and 10 bodies washed up on shore, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) said.

01 Feb 2018

U.N. calls on Russia, Iran and Turkey to break Syria aid deadlock

GENEVA A United Nations humanitarian task force has been unable to make deliveries to desperate Syrians for the past two months as President Bashar al-Assad's government has withheld approval for aid convoys, the U.N. humanitarian adviser said on Thursday.

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