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  Tamuz 24, 5770 , 06/07/10

1,500 at Start of Shalit March

An estimated 1,500 people started Tuesday's phase of the Shalit family's 12-day march to Jerusalem on behalf of the release of Sergeant Gilad Shalit from Hamas captivity in Gaza. They were headed toward Highway 20 south.

Later in the day, they will march on Highway 1 to the Shapirim Junction, then south to Beit Dagan.

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