Daniel Estrin

Associated Press

Daniel Estrin appears in the following:

Nikki Haley Visits Israel, Talks Down U.N.

Thursday, June 08, 2017

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley is on a three-day visit to Israel, promising her hosts that the U.S. will protect Israel from what she called "anti-Israel bias" at the U.N.


50 Years After War, Palestinian Man Recalls How He Overcame Displacement

Monday, June 05, 2017

On the 50th anniversary of the 1967 war between Arab states and Israel, a Palestinian looks back on how he overcame displacement from the West Bank and how his son came to commit a violent crime.


1967's Six-Day War Inspired American To Take Root In The West Bank

Monday, June 05, 2017

Inspired by Israel's victory in the Six-Day war 50 years ago, an American went to live there. His devotion led him to live in a Jewish settlement on contested land Israel still holds from that war.


Trump Delays Promised U.S. Embassy Move To Jerusalem

Thursday, June 01, 2017

Trump promised during the campaign that he would move the embassy to Jerusalem. It's a high priority for some of his supporters, but less so in Israel. No country has an embassy in Jerusalem.


After Meeting Israeli Officials, Trump Talks With Palestinians

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

President Trump on Tuesday visited Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas in Bethlehem. It's part of Trump's effort to get some momentum for starting an Israeli-Palestinian peace process.


President Trump Makes Historic Visit To Old City Of Jerusalem

Monday, May 22, 2017

President Trump visits Jerusalem's Old City on Monday, stopping at two religious sites and leaving locals to debate his impact.


Morning News Brief: Trump Moves On To Second Stage Of Foreign Trip

Monday, May 22, 2017

The president, beset by investigations at home, visits Israel after receiving a royal welcome in Saudi Arabia. He urged Muslim leaders to "drive out the foot soldiers of evil" and combat extremism.


Trump Heads To Israel And Will Be First Sitting President To Visit Western Wall

Sunday, May 21, 2017

President Trump goes to Jerusalem Monday and will visit some of the most delicate spots in the region. He pledges to help make peace, but the Israelis and Palestinians haven't held talks in years.


For Palestinian Hikers In West Bank, A Chance To Enjoy Nature And Escape Tensions

Sunday, May 14, 2017

"To walk for three or four hours without checkpoints, without seeing soldiers ... it makes you feel, somehow, you can feel some free," says a hiker. There are scores of Palestinian hiking clubs.


After Meeting With Netanyahu, Trump Will Meet With Abbas

Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas meets President Trump at the White House on Wednesday. Trump has already met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.


In Israel, Muslims Hold 'American Idol'-Style Call-To-Prayer Contest

Friday, April 14, 2017

Muslims in Israel held an American Idol-style competition to for young men who chant the call to prayer. It was held in protest of an Israeli effort to quiet the calls in the early morning hours.


Assessing Israel's Pledge To Scale Back Settlements

Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Israel says it's going to restrain settlement construction in order to please the Trump administration. But critics say their plan allows for a lot more construction.


Israel Arrests Suspect In Threats Against Jewish Community Centers

Friday, March 24, 2017

Israeli authorities arrested a man suspected of calling in bomb threats to Jewish community centers in the U.S. and elsewhere. It was the result of an investigation by the FBI and Israeli police.


Israeli Teenager Arrested In Connection To Bomb Threats Against Jewish Centers

Thursday, March 23, 2017

An Israeli teenager has been arrested in connection with a series of bomb threats made to American Jewish community centers and other organizations. Police described the suspect as a hacker whose motives are unclear.


Despite Support From Trump, Israel's Prime Minister Is Embroiled In Controversy

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is embattled in police investigations and with the press, but it doesn't seem to be hurting him with his supporters.


Tomb Of Jesus Is Restored In Jerusalem

Monday, March 20, 2017

Jesus' tomb has been freshened up in time for Easter. "This monument today is free," said Antonia Moropoulou, who led the Greek team that handled the renovations.


Trump's Shift On Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Opens Debate On Peace Plans

Wednesday, March 08, 2017

President Trump's indications that he would consider other solutions to the Mideast conflict besides two states has opened the door to lots of proposals from Israelis and Palestinians.


Seven Fun Facts About 'Arab Idol'

Sunday, February 26, 2017

The finalists were a Palestinian, a Yemeni and a Palestinian Israeli citizen. The show highlights and erases the region's borders. The Israeli citizen was given an honorary permit to travel to Beirut.


In Israel, Some Wonder Where The Outrage Is Over U.S. Anti-Semitic Acts

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Some Israelis criticize Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for offering a less forceful response to anti-Semitic acts in the U.S. than elsewhere. Some say he wants to keep pressure off President Trump.


In West Bank, Israeli And Palestinian Archaeologists Both Lay Claim To Heritage

Thursday, February 16, 2017

The military's archaeology unit conducts excavations but keeps some information about the digs secret. "This approach raises suspicions," says an Israeli archaeologist who favors greater transparency.