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  8/28/2011, Av 28, 5771

Sarkozy: France Will Continue Shalit Efforts

French President Nicholas Sarkozy sent a letter, Sunday, to the family of abducted soldier Gilad Shalit, on the occasion of Shalit's 25th birthday.

Sarkozy wrote, "France does not forget you. Quite the opposite: We are especially close to you on this sad birthday, which your abductors prevent from experiencing as a free person, in the company of the people who love you."