Daniella Cheslow Multimedia Journalist

Daniella Cheslow
Posts Tagged ‘Israel’
Shlomo Brom, why did Israel attack Syria?
Shlomo Brom, why did Israel attack Syria?

Print published by Deutsche Welle.

Israel unleashes more strikes on Syria
Israel unleashes more strikes on Syria

Print published by The Times of London.

Jerusalem: torn by tension, blessed by cuisine
Jerusalem: torn by tension, blessed by cuisine

Radio and photos published by Deutsche Welle.

Searching for a defense
Searching for a defense

Print published by the Nordbayrischer Kurier. 

An Israeli rethinks Wagner’s legacy
An Israeli rethinks Wagner’s legacy

Radio and photo published by PRI’s The World.

Israel at the ends of the earth
Israel at the ends of the earth

Why do island nations like Palau and Nauru vote with Israel at the U.N.? Israeli aid has something to do with it.

Obama faces awkward reception in Jerusalem
Obama faces awkward reception in Jerusalem

US President Barack Obama has arrived in Jerusalem on his first visit to Israel. However, disillusionment is high and expectations are low that his trip will yield any progress on the peace process with the Palestinians.

A taste of Libya—in prison
A taste of Libya—in prison

Amateur chef Rafram Chaddad discovered the wonders of Libyan cuisine in an unlikely place: behind bars.

In new Knesset, a true maverick
In new Knesset, a true maverick

Why Ruth Calderon, a Talmud scholar and rookie politician, has a shot at breaking the Orthodox monopoly on Judaism. Published in Tablet Magazine.

Photos: Israel’s first lawmaker from Hebron
Photos: Israel's first lawmaker from Hebron

Israel’s newly sworn-in Knesset includes nearly 50 new faces – including the first representative from the hardline Hebron settlement. Meet Orit Struk. 

In Israel, a German victor on MasterChef
In Israel, a German victor on MasterChef

Radio and photo published by PRI’s The World.

Radio: Should I stay or should I go?
Radio: Should I stay or should I go?

Abdelhadi Abusharekh is forced to choose between his job in Berlin and his home in Jerusalem.

‘Israel didn’t take German warnings seriously’
'Israel didn't take German warnings seriously'

As Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu held tough talks with Chancellor Merkel, a veteran of German-Israeli relations tells DW that despite recent hiccups, ties between the two countries remain strong.

Israel’s fence puts irrigation in jeopardy
Israel’s fence puts irrigation in jeopardy

One of the last Palestinian farming villages that still uses irrigation systems from Roman times says its ancient way of life is in danger as Israel prepares to lay down its West Bank separation barrier.

West Bank outpost’s last stand
West Bank outpost’s last stand

In the wake of the Israeli Supreme Court’s decision that Migron, a settlement north of Jerusalem, must be demolished, residents ponder their next step.

Hardliner to lead Israel’s largest party
Hardliner to lead Israel’s largest party

Israel’s largest party has ousted its leader, Tzipi Livni, and replaced her with Shaul Mofaz, the former Defence Minister and military chief of staff.

Tasting the brutality of Qaddafi’s regime
Tasting the brutality of Qaddafi’s regime

Rafram Chaddad didn’t mean to become a critic of Libyan prison food. But the thirty-five-year-old Israeli remembers each dish he was served during a grueling five months after his arrest in Tripoli in 2010.

Mother tongue
Mother tongue

A  passionate, crusading Yiddisher tries to keep the Eastern European language alive in the cosmopolitan center of the Jewish state.

Poster child
Poster child

Naama Margolese – an 8-year-old Israeli girl taunted by ultra-Orthodox men who think she is immodest – is the new face of Jewish women’s rights.

In Israel, a higher profile for Christmas
In Israel, a higher profile for Christmas

The founders of Neve Shaanan, a neighborhood in southern Tel Aviv, planned their streets in the shape of a seven-branched candelabra — a symbol of their Jewish faith. Ninety years later, the streets are full of Christmas decorations, reflecting a flowering of Christianity in Israel’s economic and cultural capital.

Unrepentant
Unrepentant

  Two Palestinian prisoners released in the Gilad Shalit deal have no regrets.

In Jerusalem, old-fashioned medium goes online
In Jerusalem, old-fashioned medium goes online

For ultra-Orthodox Jews who shun secular newspapers, radio and the Internet, the best way to hear the news has long been by literally reading the writing on the wall.

Tycoon brothers accused of trade with enemy
Tycoon brothers accused of trade with enemy

The Israeli attorney-general is examining allegations that the nation’s wealthiest family conducted trade with Iran, the country’s sworn enemy.

Israel freezes £53m over Fatah-Hamas mend
Israel freezes £53m over Fatah-Hamas mend

Israel has suspended the routine transfer of about £53 million in tax revenue to the Palestinian Authority in response to a reconciliation deal between the rival factions Fatah and Hamas.