Daniel Estrin

NPR

Daniel Estrin appears in the following:

In Israel, An Unexpected Political Twist Could Keep Netanyahu In Power

Thursday, March 26, 2020

After three inconclusive elections, Netanyahu and his rival Benny Gantz are reportedly close to a deal to rotate as prime minister, with Netanyahu taking the first turn.

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Still Locked in Conflict, Israelis and Palestinians Need Each Other To Fight COVID-19

Thursday, March 26, 2020

Violence hasn't ended, but it's barely registering headlines. "The corona doesn't care about religion," says Palestinian cartoonist Safaa Odah. "Doesn't care where you live."

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Israelis And Palestinians Now Have A Common Enemy: The Coronavirus

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Israelis and Palestinians have — if only briefly — set aside some of their mutual suspicion for concern amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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Holocaust Survivor Is First Coronavirus Death In Israel

Saturday, March 21, 2020

The family of 88-year-old Arie Even said they were saddened not to be able to be with him during his final days. They were asked to stay away in order not to catch the virus.

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Israel Begins Tracking And Texting Those Possibly Exposed To The Coronavirus

Thursday, March 19, 2020

The move draws criticism over privacy, as concerns rise about Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's attempts to stay in power.

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Israeli Government Criticized For How It Monitors COVID-19 Cases

Thursday, March 19, 2020

Israel is using phone data to track people potentially exposed to the coronavirus. That touched off a backlash among Israelis worried about the direction of their democracy

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Benny Gantz Given Chance To Form New Government In Israel

Monday, March 16, 2020

Israel's challenger to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu now gets another chance to form a new government after a third close election and a year of political uncertainty.

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Gantz Chosen To Form Government, Netanyahu Argues To Stay PM Over Coronavirus Effects

Sunday, March 15, 2020

Retired army general Benny Gantz was tapped after a majority of 61 lawmakers in the 120-member Parliament told President Reuven Rivlin they supported Gantz over Netanyahu.

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The U.S. Investigates Possible Civilian Deaths During Baghdadi Raid In Syria

Friday, March 13, 2020

The military is conducting a credibility assessment of claims of civilian casualties during the U.S. operation against ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.

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Israel's Election: What Comes Next As Netanyahu Rises Just Short Of A Majority

Tuesday, March 03, 2020

The country's longest-serving prime minister claimed his "biggest win," but his coalition again appears to lack enough support to form a government.

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Results Are Still Too Close To Call In Israel's Election

Tuesday, March 03, 2020

Israelis voted for the third time in a year as Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu struggles to win a fourth straight term in office.

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3rd Israeli Election In Under A Year: Will It Finally Resolve Governing Deadlock?

Monday, March 02, 2020

After two deadlocked results, Israelis go again to the polls Monday for an unprecedented third general election in less than a year.

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Israel Holds Unprecedented 3rd Election In Less Than A Year

Monday, March 02, 2020

Israelis are back at the polls Monday — their third election in less than a year. The last two elections ended in a stalemate which has never happened before in Israel.

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Israel Elections Preview

Sunday, March 01, 2020

Israeli voters go to the polls Monday for an unprecedented third time in a year and may face yet another deadlocked election.

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Israel's 'Groundhog Day': Hold Elections. Call Another Vote. Repeat

Sunday, March 01, 2020

After two failed tries, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hopes to win reelection on Monday. But don't be surprised if there's another inconclusive result.

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Israel Takes Strict Approach To Control The Spread Of Coronavirus

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Because of the coronavirus outbreak, Israel is banning the entry of foreign nationals who have been in China, Thailand, Singapore, Japan and South Korea over the last two weeks.

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Israel Is Eager To Annex West Bank Lands, But U.S. Says To Wait

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

The Trump Mideast plan would recognize Israeli sovereignty over land Palestinians want for a future state, but the administration urged Israel to hold off.

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Trump's Middle East Peace Plan Met With Objections By Netanyahu Supporters

Saturday, February 15, 2020

President Trump's Mideast peace plan was expected to help Benjamin Netanyahu carry out a campaign pledge to annex occupied land. But it didn't turn out like Netanyahu hoped.

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List Of Companies Working With Israeli Settlements Made Public

Thursday, February 13, 2020

A U.N. agency released a list of more than 100 companies — including some from the U.S. and Europe — it says are operating in the Israeli-occupied West Bank and negatively impacting Palestinians.

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Orthodox Jewish Women Take A New Lead In Talmud Study In Israel

Sunday, February 02, 2020

"I never thought I would live to see this day," said one of the women participating in a recent celebration in Jerusalem.

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