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  10/22/2011, Tishrei 24, 5772

Slow Return to Normalcy for Gilad Shalit

After five years in Hamas captivity, much of it in isolation, Gilad Shalit is returning to a life of normalcy. On Saturday he reported took a walk outside with his father. On Thursday evening he attended a Maccabi Tel Aviv basketball game. Prior to that, he spent much of his newfound freedom in the privacy of his parents home in Mizpe Hila. Israeli journalists have decided to maintain a sense of privacy out of respect for the family.

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