Daniel Estrin Daniel Estrin is NPR's international correspondent in Jerusalem.
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Daniel Estrin

Daniel Estrin
Daniel Estrin
Daniel Estrin

Daniel Estrin

International Correspondent, Jerusalem

Daniel Estrin is NPR's international correspondent in Jerusalem.

Since joining NPR in 2017, he has reported from Israel, Gaza, the West Bank, Iraq, Syria, Lebanon and the United Arab Emirates. He has chronicled the Trump Administration's policies that have shaped the region, and told stories of everyday life for Israelis and Palestinians. He has also uncovered tales of ancient manuscripts, secret agents and forbidden travel.

He and his team were awarded an Edward R. Murrow award for a 2019 report challenging the U.S. military's account about its raid against ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.

Estrin has reported from the Middle East for over a decade, including seven years with the Associated Press. His reporting has taken him to Britain, Egypt, France, Germany, Greece, Jordan, Russia and Ukraine. His work has appeared in The New York Times, The Atlantic, The New Republic, PRI's The World and other media.

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Biden Expected To Work To Repair U.S. Relations With Palestinian Leadership

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Examining The Diplomatic Deal Between Israel, United Arab Emirates

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A Look At Global COVID-19 Vaccination Efforts

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Members of the Palestinian Prisoner Society stage a demonstration outside the International Committee of the Red Cross building, demanding the World Health Organization put pressure on Israeli authorities to vaccinate Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails, earlier this month in Gaza City. Mustafa Hassona/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images hide caption

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A checkpoint is seen on a West Bank highway near Jerusalem which critics have branded an "apartheid highway." The highway features a large concrete wall segregating Israeli and Palestinian traffic. Mahmoud Illean/AP hide caption

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U.S. Allies React To Breach Of U.S. Capitol By Pro-Trump Extremists

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Jonathan Pollard, Who Spent 30 Years In U.S. Prison, Arrives In Israel

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Examining COVID-19 Vaccination Efforts Around The World

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Convicted spy Jonathan Pollard, left, with his lawyer, Eliot Lauer, leaves federal court in New York following a 2016 hearing. The former U.S. Navy analyst who spent three decades in prison after pleading guilty to spying for Israel, has arrived in Israel a month after the Justice Department allowed his parole to expire. Larry Neumeister/AP hide caption

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Rabbi Levi Duchman lights a menorah during Hanukkah at a private residence in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, in December. Christopher Pike for NPR hide caption

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As Thousands Of Israeli Tourists Visit Dubai, A Small Jewish Community Gets A Boost

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Orthodox Jews Are Visiting UAE In Waves After Israeli-Emirati Peace Deal

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Because Of COVID-19 Pandemic, No Tourists Flock To Bethlehem

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (center) wears a protective face mask as he makes his way to attend the swearing-in ceremony of his new government, at the Knesset, Israel's parliament, in May. The Knesset has dissolved and Israel is headed to new elections for the fourth time in two years. Alex Kolomiensky/AP hide caption

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Israel To Hold 4th Election In 2 Years As Coalition Fails To Pass Budget

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