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  Tishrei 20, 5772 , 18/10/11

Report: Shalit Due in Israel in an Hour

Staff sergeant Gilad Shalit is expected to reach the Kerem Shalom crossing between Israel, Egypt and Gaza at about 10:30 a.m., according to Egyptian sources cited by Israeli television, Tuesday morning.

Agence France Presse reported that Shalit met with an Israeli military officer in Egypt ahead of the trip to Kerem Shalom

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