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Gilad Shalit to Arutz Sheva: 'I'll thank Yehuda Wachsman for my entire life'

Gilad Shalit to Arutz Sheva: 'I'll thank Yehuda Wachsman for my entire life'

Gilad Shalit, IDF soldier who was held by Hamas for 5 years, says Wachsman family played 'influential' role in his release.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/06/2020 20:39
Gilad Shalit engaged

Gilad Shalit engaged

Girlfriend of IDF soldier who was in Hamas captivity for five years posts photo with an engagement ring on her finger.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/02/2020 04:11
Mother of missing KIA soldier demands release of terrorists

Mother of missing KIA soldier demands release of terrorists

Mother of IDF soldier Oron Shaul, who kidnapped and killed by Hamas, demands Israel cave to demand to release jailed terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/11/2019 14:41
Olmert: Shalit deal is a 'crime'

Olmert: Shalit deal is a 'crime'

Former PM speaks out against deal which saw Israel release more than 1,000 terrorists in exchanged for abducted soldier.Elad Benari, 07/11/2019 00:40
Miracles happen every day

Miracles happen every day

Gilad Shalit celebrates seven-year anniversary of his release from Hamas captivity by supporting children with disabilities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/10/2018 02:12
Israeli-Arab gets 3.5 years for transferring funds to Hamas

Israeli-Arab gets 3.5 years for transferring funds to Hamas

Umm al-Fahm resident convicted for bringing hundreds of thousands of Euros to Hamas terror group in order to finance attacks.Tzvi Lev, 08/10/2018 12:09
Justice Minister: An opportunity to bring our soldiers home

Justice Minister: An opportunity to bring our soldiers home

Justice Minister Shaked says Israel won't release recaptured 'Shalit deal' terrorists as precondition to return of IDF soldiers, civilians.Hezki Baruch, 04/07/2018 12:26
Hamas publishes new photos of Gilad Shalit

Hamas publishes new photos of Gilad Shalit

'Honoring' twelfth anniversary of former soldier's kidnapping, Hamas publishes 'new' photos from his time in captivity.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/06/2018 12:43
Gilad Shalit's father: Ehud Olmert trying to rewrite history

Gilad Shalit's father: Ehud Olmert trying to rewrite history

Noam Shalit says former prime minister lied about alleged deal that would have freed his son from Hamas captivity years earlier.Tzvi Lev, 18/03/2018 17:56
Olmert says haredi Kabbalist predicted Hezbollah attack

Olmert says haredi Kabbalist predicted Hezbollah attack

Former prime minister says haredi Kabbalist correctly warned that Hezbollah would attack Israeli missile boat during Second Lebanon War.Tzvi Lev, 18/03/2018 07:34
Olmert: Ehud Barak torpedoed deal to free Gilad Shalit

Olmert: Ehud Barak torpedoed deal to free Gilad Shalit

Former prime minister Ehud Olmert accuses Ehud Barak of torpedoing deal to free captured soldier Gilad Shalit.Tzvi Lev, 15/03/2018 18:14
Hamas publishes new pictures of Gilad Shalit in capitivity

Hamas publishes new pictures of Gilad Shalit in capitivity

Hamas releases three new photos of formerly captive IDF soldier Gilad Shalit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/01/2018 12:48
Ex-Tourism Minister Stas Misezhnikov heads to prison

Ex-Tourism Minister Stas Misezhnikov heads to prison

Former minister admitted to conditioning funds for a music festival on organizers hiring his girlfriend.Tzvi Lev, 17/12/2017 18:05
Hamas airs new video of Gilad Shalit in captivity

Hamas airs new video of Gilad Shalit in captivity

Six years after kidnapped IDF soldier Gilad Shalit was released, Hamas publicizes previously unseen video of Shalit in captivity.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/11/2017 11:05
Austria sentences Hamas terrorist to life in prison

Austria sentences Hamas terrorist to life in prison

Hamas terrorist released in exchange for Gilad Shalit given life sentence by Austrian court after plotting grenade attacks in Jerusalem.David Rosenberg, 31/07/2017 15:03
State Department: Hamas military commander a ‘global terrorist’

State Department: Hamas military commander a ‘global terrorist’

Hamas commander involved in kidnapping of Gilad Shalit declared 'a significant risk' of committing terrorist attacks.JTA, 06/04/2017 19:16
Gilad Shalit's new job

Gilad Shalit's new job

Gilad Shalit, who was freed from Hamas captivity five years ago, reportedly hired by Israel Discount Bank.Yedidya Ben Or, 06/12/2016 23:49
Defense Minister: Those comments? Never happened.

Defense Minister: Those comments? Never happened.

Liberman calls out a Channel 10 journalist over their claims that he point-blank refused to deal with Hamas for fallen soldier bodies.Rachel Kaplan, 31/08/2016 13:49
Hamas reveals why it published new Shalit videos

Hamas reveals why it published new Shalit videos

Hamas media spokesperson says releasing video of ex-captive IDF soldier was effort to bewilder and demoralize Israel.Dalit Halevi, 10/01/2016 07:50
Watch: Hamas releases another Gilad Shalit video

Watch: Hamas releases another Gilad Shalit video

From today's ILTV edition. Hamas releases a video of Gilad Shalit participating in a barbecue while in captivity.ILTV, 05/01/2016 03:45
Shalit family blasts 'distorted' Hamas video

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, 04/01/2016 02:12
Video: Gilad Shalit at ‘BBQ’ in Gaza

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, 03/01/2016 19:27
Watch: Hamas airs video of Shalit during captivity

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, 01/01/2016 02:15
Hamas publishes new photo of Gilad Shalit

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, 30/12/2015 17:09
Barak: Netanyahu Responsible for Teens' Abductions

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, 24/08/2015 19:52
Barak: Not Enough Information to Rescue Shalit

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, 13/08/2015 11:08
‘Terrorists Freed in Shalit Deal Are Murdering Us’

‘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, 19/07/2015 20:07
Hamas Appoints Wachsman Murder Suspect as Minister

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, 12/07/2015 20:51
Terrorist Released in Gilad Shalit Swap Arrested

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, 09/07/2015 12:14
Gilad Shalit 'Was Surrounded by Suicide Bombers'

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, 19/03/2015 13:59
'The Justice Ministry is Harming Terror Victims'

'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, 08/10/2014 08:34
Goldin, Shalit Fathers React to Kidnappers' Death

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, 21/08/2014 13:37
Gilad Shalit: 'I Pray for the Soldiers'

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, 30/07/2014 14:39
IDF Raids 120 More Homes Overnight

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, 24/06/2014 08:28
Another Shalit Deal Terrorist Arrested

Another Shalit Deal Terrorist Arrested

Yet another terrorist freed in the Shalit deal was arrested Monday,Yaakov Levi, 23/06/2014 22:42
Hevron Murderer Caught: Freed in Shalit Deal

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, 23/06/2014 14:58
Dudu Fisher Dedicates Song to Kidnapped Teens

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, 22/06/2014 12:18
Report: Pollard to Go Free on Pesach?

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, 31/03/2014 20:59
Shalit Calls on Netanyahu To Free Pollard

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, 31/03/2014 11:32
Over 25,000 Run in Jerusalem Marathon

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, 21/03/2014 08:50
Soldier Abduction Attempt Apparently a Lie

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, 16/03/2014 13:37
PA Official Supports Kidnapping Israeli Soldiers

PA Official Supports Kidnapping Israeli Soldiers

Senior PA representative Jibril Rajoub calls kidnapping Israeli soldiers 'the only language Israel can understand.'Tova Dvorin, 21/02/2014 08:47
Newest 'Pallywood' Production: Shalit's Kidnapping

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, 13/02/2014 22:01
'Losing Shalit' Coming to Theaters Near You

'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, 30/01/2014 23:53
Gilad Shalit: Release Jonathan Pollard

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, 24/12/2013 10:28
'My Brother Said: I Want Gilad Schalit #2'

'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, 14/11/2013 18:40
Hamas To Produce Film on Gilad Shalit Kidnapping

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 , 18/09/2013 10:35
Revealed: Israel Planned 'Entebbe 2' for Shalit

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, 25/07/2013 08:00
NBN Flight Exclusive: Gilad Shalit Praises Olim

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, 23/07/2013 22:22
Gilad Shalit Joins Olim on NBN 'Childen's Flight'

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, 22/07/2013 21:07
Record Breaking 'Kids' Aliyah' Flight is Coming

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, 21/07/2013 18:44
B'nai Brith Distances Itself from Shalit Criticism

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, 29/06/2013 01:55
Senate OKs Compensation for 1979 Iran Hostages

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 , 26/06/2013 18:28
Hamas Publishes Photos of Shalit Release

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, 26/06/2013 14:03
Shalit Visit to Canada Raises Eyebrows

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, 21/06/2013 20:36
Hamas Kidnapper Guided by Shalit Deal Terrorist

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, 03/06/2013 17:28
Schalit Blessing on His Release

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, 17/05/2013 05:33