Kibbutz Movement Leader to Visit Gaza, Meet HamasKibbutz Movement head Yoel Marshak plans a trip to the heart of Gaza, where he will meet with Haniyeh and ask for Shalit's freedom.
Hamas Dug Tunnels for Shalit-Type AttackGaza terrorists dug tunnels into Israeli territory in order to insert terrorists, attack or abduct civilians and soldiers.
Hamas Terrorist Parades as Shalit – Handcuffed and UniformedHamas celebrated its anniversary by parading a terrorist dressed as a handcuffed Shalit. “More Shalits on the way until Israel frees terrorists.”
Abbas: Free Shalit – 4 ½ Years after He Turned Down His FreedomFour and a half years after Abbas refused to conditionally free Shalit, he now calls on Hamas to do so but adds he has little influence in Gaza.
Fifty-Eight Senior Reservists Sign Petition to Free ShalitCite 'unwritten contract' between soldiers and state that demands everything possible be done to bring soldiers home.
Shalit Captive for 1,600 Days; Hamas Shows No Sign of CompromiseIsrael marks 1,600 days of Gilad Shalit's captivity, his mother says PM must “make a courageous decision.” Netanyahu: Hamas's price is too high.
AMISRAEL Brings Shalit's Plight to South AmericaThe AMISRAEL organization is working to spread global awareness of Shalit's plight. Fifteen parliaments condemn Hamas.
German Negotiator Returns to Gaza for Kidnapped IDF SoldierGerman negotiator Gerhard Konrad has reportedly renewed talks in Gaza with Hamas terrorists for the release of kidnapped IDF soldier Gilad Shalit.
Trying to Get a Letter to Brother Gilad via the Red CrossThe brother of kidnapped IDF soldier Gilad Shalit again attempts to get a letter to his brother through the Red Cross. Hamas rejects the agency.
Egypt Released Hamas Official Who Knows Where Gilad Shalit IsMuhammad Dababash released Friday as gesture toward Hamas. Israel is worried about signs of progress in Hamas-Fatah reconciliation talks.
Hamas’ Latest Shalit Video Part of Psychological WarfareShort staged video posted by Hamas supposedly shows kidnapped Israeli soldier with two masked men, one of them armed, standing next to him.
Protesters Mark Shalit's 24th BirthdayThousands mark Gilad Shalit's 24th birthday in a Jerusalem protest tent. Britain and France demand his release. His mother calls to Sara Netanyahu.
Police Prevent 'Release Shalit But Not at Any Cost' ProtestProtest against calls to release IDF soldier Shalit "at any cost" were moved by police, while protest for the release of Shalit continued.
First Sgt. Shalit's Family Marks 24th BirthdayTuesday is First Sergeant Gilad Shalit's 24th birthday, according to the Hebrew calendar, and his fifth since captivity.
Unity at the Shalit Tent, Tens of Thousands at WallHundreds of national-religious teens meet Shalit family at tent outside PM's residence. Women in Green hold annual walk around Jerusalem walls.
A Song and Prayer for Gilad Shalit: Take a Little Time to PrayA 78-year-old Jerusalem Jew and a Northern Ireland Christian team up to produce an extraordinary video/song for kidnapped soldier Gilad Shalit.
FIFA Bans Campaign to Free ShalitBnei Akiva in London campaigns to free kidnapped soldier Gilad Shalit, while the World Cup bans the ”political act” of waving “Free Shalit” flags.
Arab Sources: Netanyahu Asked Bill Clinton to help Free ShalitNetanyahu asked Bill Clinton to talk to Hamas about freeing kidnapped soldier Gilad Shalit, Arab sources claim. Hamas denies it was contacted.
Shalit March Ending in Jerusalem, Blocking Entrance to CityMarch by Gilad Shalit's family and supporters reaches capital, where it will face a counter-protest.
Israel Philharmonic to Play for Shalit Outside GazaZubin Mehta will conduct the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra outside Gaza, demanding pressure on Hamas to allow a Red Cross visit to Gilad Shalit.
'Willingness to Pay Any Price Keeps Shalit Captive'Israel's willingness to pay “any price” for captive soldiers got Gilad Shalit kidnapped and keeps him hostage, says General (res.) Elazar Stern.
Shalit Protests with Similar Messages in Tel Aviv and GazaMarchers in Tel Aviv call to free Gilad Shalit by exchanging terrorist prisoners, as Hamas protesters vow not to ease demands.
Netanyahu Faces Nation: We Can't Pay 'Any Price' for ShalitPrime Minister gives clear statement to Israeli citizens: we agreed to free 1,000 terrorists but will not free murderers into Judea and Samaria.
B'nei Akiva Teens Take to Streets to Pressure World on ShalitDozens of teens of the B'eni Akiva youth rallied outside the U.S. Consulate demanding that they take action to free IDF soldier Gilad Shalit.
Hamas Pleased with the “Free Shalit” CampaignThe terror group reports on the mass march from Shalit’s hometown, saying Netanyahu is ignoring Israeli public opinion favoring Shalit’s return.
Media has Surprisingly Mixed Message on Shalit MarchWall-to-wall media support for Shalit campaign was cracked by Channel 1, which gave its viewers sobering facts.
Gov't Leaders: Shalit Important, But Less than Israeli SecurityFinance Minister Steinitz: Our heart is with Gilad Shalit, but we are decision makers who must take national security matters into consideration.
Shalit Supporters Sail 'True Freedom Flotilla' in NYCHundreds of activists sailed the “true freedom flotilla” in New York City to raise awareness of the plight of kidnapped Israeli Gilad Shalit.
Katz: Media Leading Dangerous Campaign for ShalitThe renewed pressure campaign on the government to “do whatever it can” to free Gilad Shalit is very dangerous, MK Yaakov Katz warns.
Hamas Fears Israeli Raid If Red Cross Visits ShalitHamas has refused Red Cross visits to kidnapped soldier Gilad Shalit because of fears that Israel would then try to conduct a raid and free him.
New York Flotilla for Freeing Gilad ShalitThe flotilla fad hits New York, where boats will sail pass the United Nations Thursday in a novel effort to press for the freedom of Gilad Shalit.
Netanyahu Meets with Shalit's GrandfatherThe grandfather of kidnapped IDF soldier Gilad Shalit says he's "optimistic" about the future after meeting with Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu.
Hamas Figure Arrested in Association with Shalit to be FreedThough IDF soldier Gilad Shalit is still captive, a top Hamas figure arrested in association with his kidnapping will be freed on Sunday.
Israel: Want to End the Gaza Blockade? Grant Shalit his RightsIf Hamas wants to end the blockade on Gaza, it must allow the Red Cross to visit Gilad Shalit, Lieberman says. Hamas rejects the offer.
Noam Shalit: the Country has Failed UsAbducted soldier's father says 'haggling' over his son must stop as captivity is about to enter fifth year.
Tibi Denies Saying 'We'll Pressure Gilad Shalit' Despite VideoMK Ahmed Tibi denies he said that if the Shalit Law is passed 'we will pressure Gilad Shalit.' Knesset passes law Wednesday in the first reading.
'Free Shalit' Takes New ApproachThe “free Shalit” campaign takes a new approach as groups band together to strip privileges from terrorist prisoners.
Medvedev Tells Mashaal: Free ShalitRussian President Medvedev met Hamas kingpin Khaled Mashaal in Damascus and demanded that he release the abducted soldier.
'Shalit Law' would Prevent Visits to Terrorist PrisonersGovernment set to back bill preventing all visits to terror priosoners except Red Cross and attorneys as long as Gilad Shalit is imprisoned.
Netanyahu's Office Presents: The True Face of HamasThe Prime Minister's office continues to present the true face of Hamas to a world that is increasingly inclined to tolerate the terrorist group.
Terror Victims' NGO: Don't Air Hamas PropagandaChannel 2 airs Hamas propaganda video, Channels 10 and 1 do not. Terror victims' advocacy group entreats Israeli media not to show it.
Hamas Posts Shocking Shalit Psychological Warfare VideoThe Hamas terrorist organization posted a shocking video about kidnapped IDF soldier Gilad Shalit, clearly designed to wage psychological warfare.
Shalit's Parents: Our Son is Real, Not an ActorGilad Shalit’s parents: “Unlike the captive soldiers in the current TV drama, our son is not an imaginary character; he & his suffering are real."
New Campaign for Shalit: Gaza Arabs also are HostagesA new campaign to free Shalit features stickers on trucks entering Gaza with the slogan that Arabs also “are hostage” to Hamas authorities.
Netanyahu Puts Decision on Shalit in Hamas’ HandsIsrael decided that nearly 100 terrorists, to be freed for Shalit, will be deported while seven others will remain in jail. Hamas now must decide.
Shalit Caught in the Middle of ‘No-Win’ NegotiationsRumors, leaks and talks are in high gear while Gilad Shalit remains silenced, with his condition unknown. The saga may linger a lot longer.
Appeal to Court to Declare Hamas Terrorists ‘War Criminals’While the Cabinet weighs freeing Hamas terrorists for Gilad Shalit, an appeal to the High Court demands that others be tried for war crimes.
All Eyes and Ears on Cabinet Session on Shalit DealThe Cabinet will meet on Monday as an emotionally taut nation takes sides on freeing hundreds of terrorists in exchange for Shalit.
Terrorist Marwan Barghouti: I Have Not ChangedMarwan Barghouti, in prison for planning the murder of dozens of Israelis, told CNN he has not changed. He expects to be freed in deal for Shalit.
Internet Campaign: 'No Gilad, No Mosque'A new Internet campaign is calling for the closure of the Al Aksa mosque on the Temple Mount until kidnapped IDF soldier Gilad Shalit is returned.
Final Agreement for Gilad Shalit's Release Almost FinalA deal between Israel and Hamas for the release of captured IDF soldier Gilad Shalit is "almost final" and should be completed within 2 weeks.
Rumors on Shalit: Lots of Smoke but No FireShalit is already in Egypt and a deal for his release is underway, a Kuwaiti newspaper says, but the reliability of the report is questionable.
Pollard: Kill Terrorists One by One Until Hamas Releases ShalitJonathan Pollard is calling the exchange of Gilad Shalit for almost 1,000 terrorists "horrible", and says Israel should begin killing them instead.