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  Tishrei 20, 5772 , 18/10/11

Report: Gilad En Route to Kerem Shalom

Soldier Gilad Shalit is en route to the Kerem Shalom crossing between Israel, Egypt and Gaza, according to a senior Israeli source cited by Channel 10 television, Tuesday morning.

Shalit will reportedly be greeted by Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and Defense Minister Ehud Barak before he is flown to the Tel Nof Air Force Base, near the central Israeli city of Rechovot, where his family has been waiting.

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