Israel Hands Hamas a PR WinThe Shalit deal is a diplomatic disaster. It revives the Hamas which is being compared to the now accepted IRA.
No Punishment in Shalit LeakA terrorist who leaked information about the Shalit trade failure will not be punished, since prison authorities do not know who he is.
'Never Too Late' to Free ShalitIsrael still has time to stop negotiate with terrorists for Shalit's freedom and start using military means, says former senior commander.
Barak Suspends Body TransferBarak suspends Netanyahu’s order to transfer 84 bodies of terrorists to the Palestinian Authority because the move might hurt freeng Schalit.
Time to Change Rules on ShalitIsrael 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 KidnappingsA 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 AnswersParents who lost children to terrorist attacks are calling on PM Netanyahu to answer questions about terrorists up for release.
Iran 'Overstating' Its AbilitiesNetanyahu, Peres, Barak tell graduating IAF pilots Iran is overstating its abilities and, while Israel seeks peace, its first priority is security.
WJC Delegates in IsraelThe International Council of Jewish Parliamentarians visited the Knesset and Noam Schalit during their consultations.
PA Official Defends HamasPA representative in Belgium: it wasn’t Hamas who kidnapped Gilad Shalit, Israel must release terror prisoners in order to get him back.
Barak Slams FlotillaDefense Minister Ehud Barak: There is no humanitarian crisis in Gaza, flotilla organizers should focus on ensuring Gilad Shalit’s release.
PFLP Vows More KidnappingsKidnapping Israel soldiers is the best way to free Arab terrorists, says the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) terror group.
Hamas: 'No New Deal' on ShalitThe Hamas terrorist rulers of Gaza have accused Israel of “lying” and say there is “nothing new” in a deal on Gilad Shalit.
Tami Arad Says 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.
PM to Terrorists: Party is OverPM Netanyahu says terror-prisoners will lose privileges beyond strict legal requirements after Hamas rebuffed ICRC. "No more prison doctorates."
Red Cross Gets 'Tough' w/ HamasMarking 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 Great Schalit DealHamas has rejected an unprecedented deal for Gilad Schalit's freedom, including de facto recognition in Gaza by France and Germany.
Protest: 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.
Video: Debate Over Shalit Price Heads of the Terror Victims Association & the Gilad Shalit Action Committee debate the price for the release of the kidnapped IDF soldier.
Bruni-Netanyahu Schalit LettersFrench 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.
Schalit on Table in Cairo TalksMaj. 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 Dead“Unfortunate accidents” killed most of the terrorists who captured kidnapped soldier Gilad Shalit, Homeland Security Minister Matan Vilnai says.
Soldiers-to-Be: No 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' Former IDF Chief of Staff Gabi Ashkenazi told an academic audience Wednesday he had “failed” to find kidnapped soldier Gilad Shalit.
Worldwide Psalms for SchalitA 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 Shalit ParentsFrench legislators are visiting the parents of Gilad Shalit, who holds French citizenship and has been held hostage by Hamas nearly five years.
Schalits Demand Gov't ActionTest 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.
Letter: Don't Release 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 ResignsIsraeli representative Haggai Hadas has resigned from his post as negotiator for kidnapped IDF soldier Gilad Shalit.
Israel Rewards HamasHamas still holds Gilad Shalit and cancels another ceasefire, but Israel allows transfer of material for Gaza homes and schools.
Abu Sisi Had Vital Shalit InfoSources: 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 Needs Own PlanIn a meeting with French Ambassador to Israel Christophe Bigot, Welfare Minister Yitzchak Herzog says Israel must advance its own peace plan.
Yaalon: Skullcaps a Non-IssueDeputy PM and Strategic Affairs Minister Moshe Yaalon said the preoccupation with new appointees' religiousness is wrong.
Torah Study for CaptivesThousands of students conclude a special Torah study project for Jonathan Pollard and Gilad Shalit. 700 of them gather for an exciting ceremony.
'Terrorists Treated Like VIPs' MKs visit Hamas prisoners incensed to see "VIP" conditions. Hamas' Mideast leaders gather to discuss Shalit negotiations.
Gaza to 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.
Lecture Pains Shalit's SisterMaj.-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.
Thugs Against Pro-Shalit SheikhVandals, apparently Bedouins, spray swastikas and a PLO flag on a ‘Free Shalit” protest tent manned by a Bedouin Sheikh near Be’er Sheva.
GSS: Public Endangered ShalitYuval Diskin, respected chief of Israel’s Security Agency, says the misguided, open-ended public support for Gilad Shalit ended up hurting him.
'Shalit Kidnappers Killed Copts'Egypt has accused the Al-Qaeda-linked Army of Islam, which helped kidnap Gilad Shalit, with the recent attack outside a Coptic church, killing 23.