Fatah Prisoner Release Dec 18 in Shalit Deal Part IIHundreds of imprisoned Palestinian Authority terrorists are to be freed later this month in stage two of the Shalit prisoner exchange deal.
Tribute Song for Gilad Shalit - Mafteach SoulVocal group Mafteach Soul releases tribute Song for Gilad Shalit.
Shalit Freed on Same Day Written on Rebbe’s ‘Miracle Dollar’The late Lubavitch Rebbe wrote Tishrei 20 on a dollar that ended up in the hands of the Shalit family. Gilad was freed on the same date.
Israeli Terror Victim: I Feel Betrayed TodayIsraeli terror victims, Eliad Moreh and Alan Bauer angered and frustrated with Shalit prisoners release deal.
Israel Will Find It More Difficult to Justify Ban on HamasThe Shalit deal is a diplomatic disaster. It revives the Hamas which is being compared to the now accepted IRA.
Former Israeli POW: I Started to Believe in G-dAmos Levitov, an Israeli navigator during the War of Attrition explains what kept him going during his captivity.
Killers of Shin Bet Officer and Teenage Girl to be ReleasedKillers of 15-year old Helena Rapp and security officer Noam Cohen to be released
Zionist 'Flotilla' for Schalit, PollardZionist youth created a “blue and white” flotilla in protest of pro-Hamas flotillas, and in favor of Schalit and Pollard.
PMO Security Searches Schalit TentSecurity officers from the Prime Minister's Office conducted a search of the Schalit family protest tent.
No Punishment for Terrorist who Leaked Shalit Deal DetailsA terrorist who leaked information about the Shalit trade failure will not be punished, since prison authorities do not know who he is.
'It's Never Too Late for Military Option'Israel still has time to stop negotiate with terrorists for Shalit's freedom and start using military means, says former senior commander.
Barak Suspends Netanyahu’s Plan to Return Bodies of TerroristsBarak suspends Netanyahu’s order to transfer 84 bodies of terrorists to the Palestinian Authority because the move might hurt freeng Schalit.
Time to Change the Rules on Shalit, Father of Terror Victim SaysIsrael should tell Hamas "One for one for Shalit, and that's it, even if the terrorist traded is my daughter's murderer", says Ron Kehrmann.
Hamas Hints at More Kidnappings to Force Shalit DealA Hamas-run newspaper hints in a report that PA-based terror groups may kidnap more Israeli soldiers to pressure Israel to release terrorists.
Bereaved Parents want Terrorists' InformationParents who lost children to terrorist attacks are calling on PM Netanyahu to answer questions about terrorists up for release.
Iran 'Overstating' Its Abilities; Israel ReadyNetanyahu, Peres, Barak tell graduating IAF pilots Iran is overstating its abilities and, while Israel seeks peace, its first priority is security.
Jewish Parliamentarians Visit Knesset, Noam SchalitThe International Council of Jewish Parliamentarians visited the Knesset and Noam Schalit during their consultations.
PA Official Defends Hamas: Another Organization Kidnapped ShalitPA representative in Belgium: it wasn’t Hamas who kidnapped Gilad Shalit, Israel must release terror prisoners in order to get him back.
Barak Slams Flotilla Organizers: No Humanitarian Crisis in GazaDefense Minister Ehud Barak: There is no humanitarian crisis in Gaza, flotilla organizers should focus on ensuring Gilad Shalit’s release.
PFLP Terror Group Advises: Kidnap Soldiers to Free TerroristsKidnapping Israel soldiers is the best way to free Arab terrorists, says the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) terror group.
Hamas Accuses Israel of 'Lies' on Accepting Shalit DealThe Hamas terrorist rulers of Gaza have accused Israel of “lying” and say there is “nothing new” in a deal on Gilad Shalit.
Israel Accepts Mediator Deal on ShalitIsrael has accepted a proposal by the German mediator for the freedom of kidnapped IDF soldier Gilad Shalit.
Shalit in Hamas Hands for Five YearsFive full years have passed since Gilad Shalit’s capture. Israeli media mounts full-court press on Netanyahu.
Red Cross: Hamas' Behavior Totally UnacceptableThe Red Cross says Hamas' refusal to grant them access to Gilad Schalit is "totally unacceptable."
Tami Arad Says Make a Deal For SchalitMissing IAF navigator Ron Arad's wife wrote a letter on the 5th anniversary of Gilad Schalit's kidnapping explaining her support for making a deal.
Netanyahu: "The Party is Over" for Terrorist PrisonersPM Netanyahu says terror-prisoners will lose privileges beyond strict legal requirements after Hamas rebuffed ICRC. "No more prison doctorates."
Red Cross to Hamas: Prove Shalit is Alive!Marking the 5th anniversary of Gilad Shalit’s capture by Hamas, the Red Cross has finally called on Hamas to prove that he is still alive.
Hamas Rejects Unprecedented Deal for SchalitHamas has rejected an unprecedented deal for Gilad Schalit's freedom, including de facto recognition in Gaza by France and Germany.
Shalit Supporters to Call: Block Money to GazaIn a protest on Friday, protesters will call on the Israeli government to stop transferring money to Hamas as long as Gilad Shalit is held captive.
Debate: Release Terrorists for the Sake of One Soldier?Heads of the Terror Victims Association & the Gilad Shalit Action Committee debate the price for the release of the kidnapped IDF soldier.
Shalit’s Parents to Sue in France: Our Son Held as HostageThe parents of Gilad Shalit, changing tactics, plan to file a suit in Paris against Hamas for holding him hostage.
Carla Bruni Sends Sara Netanyahu a Note About Gilad SchalitFrench First Lady Carla Bruni responded to Sara Netayahu's letter asking for aid in securing Gilad Schalit's release with a note of her own.
Amos Gilad in Cairo to Discuss Gilad SchalitMaj. General Amos Gilad (res.) made a short trip to Cairo to "discuss the Schalit deal" and other issues affecting Israel-Egypt relations.
Most of Shalit’s Captors Killed in ‘Accidents,’ Says Minister“Unfortunate accidents” killed most of the terrorists who captured kidnapped soldier Gilad Shalit, Homeland Security Minister Matan Vilnai says.
Soldiers-to-Be: No Terror Swap for UsSoldiers-to-be begin five-day march warning against terrorist release. “Do not release terrorists for us,” they tell the government.
Former IDF Chief: 'I Failed' to Find Gilad ShalitFormer IDF Chief of Staff Gabi Ashkenazi told an academic audience Wednesday he had “failed” to find kidnapped soldier Gilad Shalit.
New Site Features Worldwide Psalms for Schalit’s FreedomA website for reciting Tehillim (Psalms} for the sick adds a section for prayers to free kidnapped soldier Gilad Schalit. Hamas spreads new rumors.
French MPs Visit Kidnapped Soldier Shalit’s ParentsFrench legislators are visiting the parents of Gilad Shalit, who holds French citizenship and has been held hostage by Hamas nearly five years.
Terror Victims' Group Take on Shalits After DisruptionYoel Shalit, brother of Gilad, interrupted the official Independence Day ceremony for fallen soldiers.
Schalits Demand Gov't Pressure PA For Gilad's ReleaseTest case for Abbas? Schalit's parents demand gov't pressure the PA for their son's release following the Fatah-PA unity deal or face a lawsuit.
Mossad's David Meidan Appointed New Shalit NegotiatorDavid Meidan, who heads a department in the intelligence agency, replaces Haggai Hadas.
Almagor Letter: Stop Calling for Release of TerroristsThe Almagor Terror Victims Association writes a letter to officials who called to release terrorists for Gilad Shalit, and asks them to stop.
Shalit Negotiator Resigns, Citing Family ReasonsIsraeli representative Haggai Hadas has resigned from his post as negotiator for kidnapped IDF soldier Gilad Shalit.
Netanyahu: Deal for Shalit Must Not Endanger IsraelisNetanyahu replies to a news conference by six former defense officials who urged caving in to Hamas demands.
'World' is to Blame for Shalit, Says Rav LauRav Yisrael Lau, Rabbi of Tel Aviv, says international bodies and governments host Hamas despite Shalit.
Israel Rewards Hamas with Building Material for Schools, HomesHamas still holds Gilad Shalit and cancels another ceasefire, but Israel allows transfer of material for Gaza homes and schools.
Intel Sources Say Abu Sisi Had Vital Info On Gilad ShalitSources: Mossad's kidnap of Dirar Abu Sisi based on belief he was a Hamas insider with vital information on Gilad Shalit's status
Herzog: Israel Must Advance Its Own Peace InitiativeIn a meeting with French Ambassador to Israel Christophe Bigot, Welfare Minister Yitzchak Herzog says Israel must advance its own peace plan.
Deputy PM Yaalon: "Skullcaps are a Non-Issue"Deputy PM and Strategic Affairs Minister Moshe Yaalon said the preoccupation with new appointees' religiousness is wrong.
250 Thousand Students Study Torah for Pollard and ShalitThousands of students conclude a special Torah study project for Jonathan Pollard and Gilad Shalit. 700 of them gather for an exciting ceremony.
MKs Visit Hamas Prisoners, Don't Like What They SeeMKs visit Hamas prisoners incensed to see "VIP" conditions. Hamas' Mideast leaders gather to discuss Shalit negotiations.
Israel Helps Gaza Export Cherry TomatoesIsrael will assist the Gaza Strip export cherry tomatoes to Europe, while Gilad Shalit is captive and rockets are still being fired into Israel.
Gilad Shalit's Sister Pained by Ex-General's LectureMaj.-Gen. (res.) Stern spoke against proposed Shalit deal but did not know abducted soldier's sister was in the audience.
Shalit to Obama: Free Pollard!Yet another public figure has called on Pres. Obama to act humanely with Jonathan Pollard: Noam Shalit, father of hostage IDF soldier Gilad.
Swastika Attack on Sheikh’s Protest Site for ShalitVandals, apparently Bedouins, spray swastikas and a PLO flag on a ‘Free Shalit” protest tent manned by a Bedouin Sheikh near Be’er Sheva.
GSS Head: Public Pressure Encouraged Hamas to Keep ShalitYuval Diskin, respected chief of Israel’s Security Agency, says the misguided, open-ended public support for Gilad Shalit ended up hurting him.
Egypt Blames Shalit Kidnapper Terrorists for Murder of CoptsEgypt has accused the Al-Qaeda-linked Army of Islam, which helped kidnap Gilad Shalit, with the recent attack outside a Coptic church, killing 23.