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  10/18/2011, Tishrei 20, 5772

Shalit: Missed Family

Staff-sergeant Gilad Shalit said, Tuesday morning, that he missed his family, as well as meeting and talking to people, during his 64 months of captivity at the hands of Hamas and its allies.

Interviewed by Egyptian television, Shalit said that he hoped the deal for his release will promote peace.