MKs Visit Hamas Prisoners, Don't Like What They See

MKs visit Hamas prisoners incensed to see "VIP" conditions. Hamas' Mideast leaders gather to discuss Shalit negotiations.Maayana Miskin, 3/6/2011, 7:15 PM

Israel Helps Gaza Export Cherry Tomatoes

Israel will assist the Gaza Strip export cherry tomatoes to Europe, while Gilad Shalit is captive and rockets are still being fired into Israel.Elad Benari, 2/28/2011, 3:12 AM

Gilad Shalit's Sister Pained by Ex-General's Lecture

Maj.-Gen. (res.) Stern spoke against proposed Shalit deal but did not know abducted soldier's sister was in the audience.Gil Ronen, 2/22/2011, 3:08 PM

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.Hillel Fendel, 2/21/2011, 3:09 PM

Swastika Attack on Sheikh’s Protest Site for Shalit

Vandals, apparently Bedouins, spray swastikas and a PLO flag on a ‘Free Shalit” protest tent manned by a Bedouin Sheikh near Be’er Sheva.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/7/2011, 12:17 PM

GSS Head: Public Pressure Encouraged Hamas to Keep Shalit

Yuval Diskin, respected chief of Israel’s Security Agency, says the misguided, open-ended public support for Gilad Shalit ended up hurting him.Hillel Fendel, 2/3/2011, 1:07 PM

Egypt Blames Shalit Kidnapper Terrorists for Murder of 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.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/23/2011, 1:53 PM

French Minister Attacked by Gaza Mob

French Foreign Minister Michele Alliot-Marie was attacked by a Gaza mob over her support for human rights for Shalit.Maayana Miskin, 1/21/2011, 11:17 AM

Kibbutz Movement Leader to Visit Gaza, Meet Hamas

Kibbutz Movement head Yoel Marshak plans a trip to the heart of Gaza, where he will meet with Haniyeh and ask for Shalit's freedom. Maayana Miskin, 1/9/2011, 6:51 PM

Hamas Dug Tunnels for Shalit-Type Attack

Gaza terrorists dug tunnels into Israeli territory in order to insert terrorists, attack or abduct civilians and soldiers.Gil Ronen, 12/21/2010, 12:33 PM

Hamas Terrorist Parades as Shalit – Handcuffed and Uniformed

Hamas celebrated its anniversary by parading a terrorist dressed as a handcuffed Shalit. “More Shalits on the way until Israel frees terrorists.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/12/2010, 12:13 PM

Abbas: Free Shalit – 4 ½ Years after He Turned Down His Freedom

Four 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.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/30/2010, 7:12 PM

Fifty-Eight Senior Reservists Sign Petition to Free Shalit

Cite 'unwritten contract' between soldiers and state that demands everything possible be done to bring soldiers home.Gil Ronen, 11/30/2010, 10:14 AM

Shalit Captive for 1,600 Days; Hamas Shows No Sign of Compromise

Israel 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.Hillel Fendel, 11/11/2010, 6:45 PM

AMISRAEL Brings Shalit's Plight to South America

The AMISRAEL organization is working to spread global awareness of Shalit's plight. Fifteen parliaments condemn Hamas. Maayana Miskin, 10/23/2010, 6:53 PM

German Negotiator Returns to Gaza for Kidnapped IDF Soldier

German negotiator Gerhard Konrad has reportedly renewed talks in Gaza with Hamas terrorists for the release of kidnapped IDF soldier Gilad Shalit.Chana Ya'ar, 10/16/2010, 11:48 PM

Trying to Get a Letter to Brother Gilad via the Red Cross

The brother of kidnapped IDF soldier Gilad Shalit again attempts to get a letter to his brother through the Red Cross. Hamas rejects the agency.Chana Ya'ar, 9/29/2010, 11:06 AM

Egypt Released Hamas Official Who Knows Where Gilad Shalit Is

Muhammad Dababash released Friday as gesture toward Hamas. Israel is worried about signs of progress in Hamas-Fatah reconciliation talks.Haggai Huberman and Gil Ronen , 9/28/2010, 5:42 PM

Hamas’ Latest Shalit Video Part of Psychological Warfare

Short staged video posted by Hamas supposedly shows kidnapped Israeli soldier with two masked men, one of them armed, standing next to him.Elad Benari, 9/22/2010, 5:05 AM

Protesters Mark Shalit's 24th Birthday

Thousands mark Gilad Shalit's 24th birthday in a Jerusalem protest tent. Britain and France demand his release. His mother calls to Sara Netanyahu.Maayana Miskin, 8/28/2010, 11:38 PM

Police Prevent 'Release Shalit But Not at Any Cost' Protest

Protest against calls to release IDF soldier Shalit "at any cost" were moved by police, while protest for the release of Shalit continued.Yoni Kempinski, 8/8/2010, 7:59 PM

First Sgt. Shalit's Family Marks 24th Birthday

Tuesday is First Sergeant Gilad Shalit's 24th birthday, according to the Hebrew calendar, and his fifth since captivity. Gil Ronen, 8/3/2010, 5:49 PM

Unity at the Shalit Tent, Tens of Thousands at Wall

Hundreds of national-religious teens meet Shalit family at tent outside PM's residence. Women in Green hold annual walk around Jerusalem walls.Hillel Fendel, 7/19/2010, 7:28 PM

A Song and Prayer for Gilad Shalit: Take a Little Time to Pray

A 78-year-old Jerusalem Jew and a Northern Ireland Christian team up to produce an extraordinary video/song for kidnapped soldier Gilad Shalit.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/13/2010, 1:58 PM

FIFA Bans Campaign to Free Shalit

Bnei Akiva in London campaigns to free kidnapped soldier Gilad Shalit, while the World Cup bans the ”political act” of waving “Free Shalit” flags.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/11/2010, 3:19 PM

Arab Sources: Netanyahu Asked Bill Clinton to help Free Shalit

Netanyahu asked Bill Clinton to talk to Hamas about freeing kidnapped soldier Gilad Shalit, Arab sources claim. Hamas denies it was contacted.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/11/2010, 1:43 PM

Shalit March Ending in Jerusalem, Blocking Entrance to City

March by Gilad Shalit's family and supporters reaches capital, where it will face a counter-protest.Gil Ronen, 7/8/2010, 5:17 PM

Israel Philharmonic to Play for Shalit Outside Gaza

Zubin Mehta will conduct the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra outside Gaza, demanding pressure on Hamas to allow a Red Cross visit to Gilad Shalit.Maayana Miskin, 7/5/2010, 12:08 PM

'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.Maayana Miskin, 7/4/2010, 11:11 PM

Shalit Protests with Similar Messages in Tel Aviv and Gaza

Marchers in Tel Aviv call to free Gilad Shalit by exchanging terrorist prisoners, as Hamas protesters vow not to ease demands.Maayana Miskin, 7/4/2010, 8:41 PM

Netanyahu Faces Nation: We Can't Pay 'Any Price' for Shalit

Prime Minister gives clear statement to Israeli citizens: we agreed to free 1,000 terrorists but will not free murderers into Judea and Samaria.Gil Ronen, 7/1/2010, 6:32 PM

B'nei Akiva Teens Take to Streets to Pressure World on Shalit

Dozens 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.Eli Stutz, Yoni Kempinski, 6/28/2010, 12:22 PM

Hamas Pleased with the “Free Shalit” Campaign

The terror group reports on the mass march from Shalit’s hometown, saying Netanyahu is ignoring Israeli public opinion favoring Shalit’s return.Hillel Fendel, 6/27/2010, 6:50 PM

Media has Surprisingly Mixed Message on Shalit March

Wall-to-wall media support for Shalit campaign was cracked by Channel 1, which gave its viewers sobering facts.Gil Ronen, 6/27/2010, 5:23 PM

Gov't Leaders: Shalit Important, But Less than Israeli Security

Finance Minister Steinitz: Our heart is with Gilad Shalit, but we are decision makers who must take national security matters into consideration. Hillel Fendel, 6/26/2010, 9:55 PM

Shalit Supporters Sail 'True Freedom Flotilla' in NYC

Hundreds of activists sailed the “true freedom flotilla” in New York City to raise awareness of the plight of kidnapped Israeli Gilad Shalit.Maayana Miskin, 6/25/2010, 11:00 AM

Katz: Media Leading Dangerous Campaign for Shalit

The renewed pressure campaign on the government to “do whatever it can” to free Gilad Shalit is very dangerous, MK Yaakov Katz warns.Hillel Fendel, 6/24/2010, 5:43 PM

Hamas Fears Israeli Raid If Red Cross Visits Shalit

Hamas 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.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/23/2010, 12:23 PM

New York Flotilla for Freeing Gilad Shalit

The 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.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/22/2010, 11:06 PM

Netanyahu Meets with Shalit's Grandfather

The grandfather of kidnapped IDF soldier Gilad Shalit says he's "optimistic" about the future after meeting with Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu.Hana Levi Julian, 6/22/2010, 5:07 PM

Hamas Figure Arrested in Association with Shalit to be Freed

Though IDF soldier Gilad Shalit is still captive, a top Hamas figure arrested in association with his kidnapping will be freed on Sunday.Malkah Fleisher, 6/19/2010, 11:18 PM

Israel: Want to End the Gaza Blockade? Grant Shalit his Rights

If Hamas wants to end the blockade on Gaza, it must allow the Red Cross to visit Gilad Shalit, Lieberman says. Hamas rejects the offer.Maayana Miskin, 6/11/2010, 1:03 PM

Noam Shalit: the Country has Failed Us

Abducted soldier's father says 'haggling' over his son must stop as captivity is about to enter fifth year.Gil Ronen, 5/30/2010, 9:34 PM

Tibi Denies Saying 'We'll Pressure Gilad Shalit' Despite Video

MK 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.Gil Ronen, 5/26/2010, 10:10 PM

'Free Shalit' Takes New Approach

The “free Shalit” campaign takes a new approach as groups band together to strip privileges from terrorist prisoners.Maayana Miskin, 5/16/2010, 6:57 PM

Medvedev Tells Mashaal: Free Shalit

Russian President Medvedev met Hamas kingpin Khaled Mashaal in Damascus and demanded that he release the abducted soldier.Gil Ronen, 5/11/2010, 9:23 PM

'Shalit Law' would Prevent Visits to Terrorist Prisoners

Government set to back bill preventing all visits to terror priosoners except Red Cross and attorneys as long as Gilad Shalit is imprisoned. Gil Ronen, 5/2/2010, 9:21 PM

Netanyahu's Office Presents: The True Face of Hamas

The Prime Minister's office continues to present the true face of Hamas to a world that is increasingly inclined to tolerate the terrorist group.Hillel Fendel, 4/26/2010, 4:39 PM

Terror Victims' NGO: Don't Air Hamas Propaganda

Channel 2 airs Hamas propaganda video, Channels 10 and 1 do not. Terror victims' advocacy group entreats Israeli media not to show it.Gil Ronen, 4/25/2010, 10:31 PM

Hamas Posts Shocking Shalit Psychological Warfare Video

The Hamas terrorist organization posted a shocking video about kidnapped IDF soldier Gilad Shalit, clearly designed to wage psychological warfare.Hana Levi Julian, 4/25/2010, 7:37 PM

Shalit's Parents: Our Son is Real, Not an Actor

Gilad Shalit’s parents: “Unlike the captive soldiers in the current TV drama, our son is not an imaginary character; he & his suffering are real."Hillel Fendel, 3/7/2010, 11:42 AM

New Campaign for Shalit: Gaza Arabs also are Hostages

A new campaign to free Shalit features stickers on trucks entering Gaza with the slogan that Arabs also “are hostage” to Hamas authorities. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/16/2010, 2:32 PM

Netanyahu Puts Decision on Shalit in Hamas’ Hands

Israel decided that nearly 100 terrorists, to be freed for Shalit, will be deported while seven others will remain in jail. Hamas now must decide.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/23/2009, 9:25 AM

I Lied...

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Shalit Caught in the Middle of ‘No-Win’ Negotiations

Rumors, leaks and talks are in high gear while Gilad Shalit remains silenced, with his condition unknown. The saga may linger a lot longer.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/22/2009, 10:39 PM

Broken Record

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