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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Ben & Jerry's' corporate owner found a workaround to sell ice cream in the West Bank

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Israel's probe of journalist Shireen Abu Akleh's killing raises questions

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Israel's prime minister announces he's stepping down, sparking new elections

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Israel's Prime Minister Naftali Bennett said on Monday that Israel's governing coalition has collapsed and the country will hold new elections. Oren Ben Hakoon/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Israel coalition agrees to dissolve and hold early elections

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Shireen Abu Akleh's brother calls on the U.S. to investigate his sister's killing

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Ahmed Quraishi (second from left), a Pakistani TV news anchor, stands at the Western Wall prayer site in Jerusalem in May. His participation in the rare Pakistani visit sparked a backlash back home, prompting Pakistani state-run TV to fire him. Daniel Estrin/NPR hide caption

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A rare visit by Pakistanis to Israel has caused furor in Islamabad

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Journalist's death brings new attention to the Jenin refugee camp

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Interfaith activists' trip to Jerusalem causes stir in home country of Pakistan

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Israel's police chief orders an investigation into officers' conduct during Friday's funeral of Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh, who was killed while covering an Israeli arrest raid in a Palestinian refugee camp. Ahmad Gharabli/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Israeli police use stun grenades and hit mourners at procession for slain journalist

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Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh was shot and killed in West Bank

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Women watch an Al Jazeera obituary report on TV at the family home of Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh in the Palestinian neighborhood of Beit Hanina in Israeli-occupied east Jerusalem on Wednesday, after she was killed as she covered an Israeli army raid on Jenin refugee camp in the occupied West Bank. Ahmad Gharabli/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Al Jazeera's Shireen Abu Akleh is killed while reporting on an Israeli raid

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