Stories from Daniel Estrin
Daniel is an American journalist in the Middle East. He reports for The World, the Associated Press and other media.
Arts, Culture & Media
Israeli-born writer Ayelet Waldman tried to put Israel out of her mind for 20 years. Now she and her husband, Michael Chabon, are bringing writers to the region to write about the West Bank occupation.
Conflict & Justice
An Israeli soldier's shooting of a suspected Palestinian attacker has become a national issue — because of a video of the incident.
Israel and Iran disagree on almost everything — except the deliciousness of Iranian pistachios. With US-Iran nuclear agreement, Americans now can get them. But Israelis? Not officially.
Lifestyle & Belief
Jews celebrated the holiday of Purim this week, marking the survival of the Jewish people from an attempt by the Persian Empire to destroy them. But the holiday is controversial for some.
The US primary elections are getting a lot of attention in Israel, including from two Israeli university students rooting for two very different candidates.