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Shalit family blasts 'distorted' Hamas video

Shalit family says Hamas video showing the soldier taking a part in a barbecue with his captors does not reflect his time in captivity.Ido Ben Porat, 1/4/2016, 2:12 AM

Video: Gilad Shalit at ‘BBQ’ in Gaza

Hamas issues a video of Shalit during his captivity depicting the soldier at a ‘cook out’ with his terrorist kidnappers.Shoshana Miskin, 1/3/2016, 7:27 PM

Watch: Hamas airs video of Shalit during captivity

From today's ILTV edition. Hamas aired a video showing Gilad Shalit smiling with his guards.ILTV, 1/1/2016, 2:15 AM

Hamas publishes new photo of Gilad Shalit

Photo meant to honor death of Shalit's last living Hamas captor in tunnel collapse this week.Nitsan Keidar, 12/30/2015, 5:09 PM

Barak: Netanyahu Responsible for Teens' Abductions

Former Defense Minister blames PM's inaction over Gilad Shalit, lack of follow-up for abduction of three teenagers in 2014.Tova Dvorin, 8/24/2015, 7:52 PM

Barak: Not Enough Information to Rescue Shalit

Netanyahu, former defense minister Ehud Barak discuss 'Sabena rescue' and why similar mission wasn't carried out for Gilad Shalit.Cynthia Blank, 8/13/2015, 11:08 AM

‘Terrorists Freed in Shalit Deal Are Murdering Us’

Malachi Rosenfeld’s murder brings to six the number of Israelis murdered by terrorists freed for single soldier in 2011.Gil Ronen, 7/19/2015, 8:07 PM

Hamas Appoints Wachsman Murder Suspect as Minister

Once a prisoner in Israel serving a life term for numerous acts of terror, Hamas terrorist Yahya Sanuar is now a minister for Hamas.Yaakov Levi, 7/12/2015, 8:51 PM

Terrorist Released in Gilad Shalit Swap Arrested

Police and Border Patrol forces attacked by Palestinian mob in Abu Dis as they arrest released terrorist on new terror-related charges.Yedidyah Ben Or, 7/9/2015, 12:14 PM

Gilad Shalit 'Was Surrounded by Suicide Bombers'

New details of former captive IDF soldier released by Hamas official; terror group's military chief feared betrayal to the end.Uzi Baruch, 3/19/2015, 1:59 PM

'The Justice Ministry is Harming Terror Victims'

Bereaved father of teen murdered by Shalit deal terrorists says ministry refusing to give info on released terrorists.Benny Toker, Ari Yashar, 10/8/2014, 8:34 AM

Goldin, Shalit Fathers React to Kidnappers' Death

Simcha Goldin say he feels 'no joy' at news his son's killer was killed in Gaza strike, but is satisfied that the IDF got the job done.Orli Harari, 8/21/2014, 1:37 PM

Gilad Shalit: 'I Pray for the Soldiers'

Freed soldier's father, Noam, says he has visited fallen soldiers' families, contrary to criticism leveled at him.Gil Ronen, 7/30/2014, 2:39 PM

IDF Raids 120 More Homes Overnight

Official says finding kidnapped teens is the primary target, Shalit deal re-arrests will prompt major changes for Hamas.Kobi Finkler, 6/24/2014, 8:28 AM

Another Shalit Deal Terrorist Arrested

Yet another terrorist freed in the Shalit deal was arrested Monday,Yaakov Levi, 6/23/2014, 10:42 PM

Hevron Murderer Caught: Freed in Shalit Deal

Watch: film from IDF helmet cam shows arrest of murderer of Baruch Mizrahi Hy''d; killer was among those freed for Gilad Shalit.Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 6/23/2014, 2:58 PM

Dudu Fisher Dedicates Song to Kidnapped Teens

World-famous Israeli singer and stage-performer dedicated Les Miserables song he once sang for his own children, Gilad Shalit.Ari Soffer, 6/22/2014, 12:18 PM

Report: Pollard to Go Free on Pesach?

US reportedly offers Jonathan Pollard's freedom in exchange for fourth terrorist release - around Passover, the Jewish holiday of freedom.Tova Dvorin, 3/31/2014, 8:59 PM

Shalit Calls on Netanyahu To Free Pollard

Ex-captive soldier tells Netanyahu to demand US free Pollard before they pressure Israel into any more terrorist releases.Nir Har-Zahav, Ari Yashar, 3/31/2014, 11:32 AM

Over 25,000 Run in Jerusalem Marathon

Roads closed throughout the Holy City Friday as runners race to compete in fourth annual event.Tova Dvorin, 3/21/2014, 8:50 AM

Soldier Abduction Attempt Apparently a Lie

Kidnapping attempt by three men allegedly took place in Jordan Valley, but investigation reveals soldier likely is lying.Gil Ronen, 3/16/2014, 1:37 PM

PA Official Supports Kidnapping Israeli Soldiers

Senior PA representative Jibril Rajoub calls kidnapping Israeli soldiers 'the only language Israel can understand.'Tova Dvorin, 2/21/2014, 8:47 AM

Newest 'Pallywood' Production: Shalit's Kidnapping

A Gaza movie producer has begun shooting a film that purports to be a dramatization of the kidnapping of IDF soldier Gilad Shalit.David Lev, 2/13/2014, 10:01 PM

'Losing Shalit' Coming to Theaters Near You

Production being completed on first of film trilogy about Shalit kidnapping, Gaza 'film industry in spirit of resistance.'Ari Yashar, 1/30/2014, 11:53 PM

Gilad Shalit: Release Jonathan Pollard

Shalit, who was kidnapped by Hamas and kept prisoner for 5 years, joins mounting calls for US to release Jonathan Pollard.Uzi Baruch, Tova Dvorin, 12/24/2013, 10:28 AM

'My Brother Said: I Want Gilad Schalit #2'

Details of the murder of soldier Tomer Hazan emerge as charges are filed against killer.Gil Ronen, 11/14/2013, 6:40 PM

Hamas To Produce Film on Gilad Shalit Kidnapping

Hamas' cultural ministry is set to launch a film about Gilad Shalit's captivity to emphasize that "force is the right opposition."Kochava Rozenbaum , 9/18/2013, 10:35 AM

Revealed: Israel Planned 'Entebbe 2' for Shalit

Israel tried to kidnap Hamas’ military commander in Gaza in order to trade him for Gilad Shalit.Maayana Miskin, 7/25/2013, 8:00 AM

NBN Flight Exclusive: Gilad Shalit Praises Olim

Arutz Sheva filmed Gilad Shalit praising the new immigrants as they arrived on a “Nefesh B’Nefesh” plane in Israel this morning.Arutz Sheva, 7/23/2013, 10:22 PM

Gilad Shalit Joins Olim on NBN 'Childen's Flight'

Accompanying 106 children coming to live in Israel from North America will be IDF soldier Gilad ShalitDavid Lev, 7/22/2013, 9:07 PM

Record Breaking 'Kids' Aliyah' Flight is Coming

Gilad Schalit will be on board Nefesh b'Nefesh flight LY3004, along with a record-breaking 106 children in 41 familiesUzi Baruch, 7/21/2013, 6:44 PM

B'nai Brith Distances Itself from Shalit Criticism

B’nai Brith International has distanced itself from an article in a Canadian newspaper which was critical of former captive soldier.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/29/2013, 1:55 AM

Senate OKs Compensation for 1979 Iran Hostages

Senate Foreign Relations panel approves legislation to compensate Americans held hostage by Iranian Islamist revolutionaries in 1979.Rina Tzvi , 6/26/2013, 6:28 PM

Hamas Publishes Photos of Shalit Release

A new Hamas video takes pride in kidnappings, and shows new footage of Shalit walking free.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/26/2013, 2:03 PM

Shalit Visit to Canada Raises Eyebrows

B'nai Brith Canada suggests that Gilad Shalit is no hero and having him speak in Canada broadcasts a message of weakness.Arutz Sheva North America, 6/21/2013, 8:36 PM

Hamas Kidnapper Guided by Shalit Deal Terrorist

A Hamas terrorist who was preparing to carry out terror attacks was arrested. His handler was a terrorist released in the Gilad Shalit dealDavid Lev, 6/3/2013, 5:28 PM

Schalit Blessing on His Release

Sgt. Gilad Schalit says blessing said by those who are delivered from danger for first time since his release.Arutz Sheva, 5/17/2013, 5:33 AM

Shalit Describes Kidnapping: I Was in Shock

Gilad Shalit speaks about his kidnapping and years in captivity.Maayana Miskin, 3/24/2013, 9:14 AM

Gilad Shalit Appeals to Obama: Free Our Brother

Gilad Shalit joins Entebbe hostage in pleading with Obama for Jonathan Pollard’s freedom. Maayana Miskin, 3/19/2013, 10:31 PM

Gilad Schalit: Free Pollard!

Former captive soldier asks public to sign petition calling on President Obama to free Jonathan Pollard.Gil Ronen, 3/11/2013, 2:41 PM

Austrian Hostage in Yemen Makes Desperate Plea

An Austrian man kidnapped in Yemen late last year said in video that his captors would kill him in a week if their demands were not met.Arutz Sheva staff, 2/25/2013, 12:43 AM

Iran Plans Response to 'Argo' Film

The Iranian government is planning to finance a film that it says will correct the historical inaccuracies of the movie "Argo." Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/13/2013, 8:51 PM

Noam Schalit Slams Government over Hamas Talks

Father of soldier freed from captivity sees duplicity in talking with Hamas while "refusing peace" with Abbas.Gil Ronen, 11/26/2012, 11:44 AM

One Year Later: Hamas Airs Film of Shalit Capture

Hamas marks the one year anniversary of 1,027 freed terrorists by airing film depicting Shalit's captureAnnie Lubin, 10/18/2012, 8:38 PM

Hamas: Price for Next Released Soldier to Go Up

Hamas on Thursday released a preview of a feature-length film which will portray the kidnapping of Gilad ShalitDavid Lev, 10/18/2012, 12:15 PM

Shalit Deal Terrorists to Return to Yesha

18 terrorists who were released from Israeli prisons on condition that they remain in Gaza will be going back to their homes in YeshaDavid Lev, 10/18/2012, 12:14 PM

Life Returns to 'Normal' Year Post-Shalit Swap

One year after more than a thousand imprisoned PA terrorists were swapped for a single IDF soldier, Arabs say life has returned to “normal.”Chana Ya'ar, 10/18/2012, 8:53 AM

Shalit Uncomfortable with Interview Broadcast

Noam Shalit voiced his son's objections to tonight's interview broadcast, saying "he is not yet ready for this kind of exposure."Annie Lubin, 10/17/2012, 6:28 PM

Hamas to Air Movie on Shalit Kidnapping

Hamas releases promo for new movie which reenacts Gilad Shalit kidnapping. Complete film to authentic unaired excerpts of the kidnapping.Elad Benari, 10/14/2012, 5:00 AM

Hamas Minister Calls to Kidnap More Soldiers

One year since the release of Gilad Shalit, a Hamas minister calls to kidnap more Israeli soldiers to serve as bargaining chips.Elad Benari, 10/12/2012, 6:13 AM

Shalit in First Interview: I Drew a Map of Israel

Nearly a year after he was released from Hamas captivity, Gilad Shalit gave his first interview to an Israeli television station.Elad Benari, 10/12/2012, 4:14 AM

Gazans Hold Mock Game to Protest Shalit Gift

In an act of protest against Gilad Shalit’s invitation to attend a Barcelona-Real Madrid derby, Gazans hold a “protest game”.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/7/2012, 10:56 PM

PA Player Won't Attend Barcelona Derby with Shalit

PA soccer player Mahmoud Sarsak says he would attend next month's Barcelona-Real Madrid derby, but not with Gilad Shalit.Elad Benari, 9/30/2012, 4:45 AM

Hamas Anger at Gift for Schalit

Hamas rages over a free ticket to a soccer match given to Gilad Schalit.Maayana Miskin, 9/28/2012, 10:54 AM

First Shalit 'Repeat Offender' Sent Back to Prison

Ali Jumah Ali Zidat,released last year in the Shalit deal, e returning to prison to complete his sentenceDavid Lev, 9/20/2012, 9:12 AM

IDF to Update Captivity Training for Soldiers

The IDF will update the captivity training it provides to soldiers in its elite units based on information provided by Gilad Shalit.Elad Benari, 8/20/2012, 4:43 AM

Gilad Shalit Receives Honorary NYC Welcome

Gilad Shalit met with New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, marking the sixth anniversary of his capture. Rachel Hirshfeld, 6/26/2012, 9:57 PM