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Austrian Hostage in Yemen Makes Desperate Plea

Austrian Hostage in Yemen Makes Desperate Plea

An Austrian man kidnapped in Yemen late last year said in video that his captors would kill him in a week if their demands were not met.Arutz Sheva staff, 25/02/2013 00:43
Iran Plans Response to 'Argo' Film

Iran Plans Response to 'Argo' Film

The Iranian government is planning to finance a film that it says will correct the historical inaccuracies of the movie "Argo." Rachel Hirshfeld , 13/01/2013 20:51
Noam Schalit Slams Government over Hamas Talks

Noam Schalit Slams Government over Hamas Talks

Father of soldier freed from captivity sees duplicity in talking with Hamas while "refusing peace" with Abbas.Gil Ronen, 26/11/2012 11:44
One Year Later: Hamas Airs Film of Shalit Capture

One Year Later: Hamas Airs Film of Shalit Capture

Hamas marks the one year anniversary of 1,027 freed terrorists by airing film depicting Shalit's captureAnnie Lubin, 18/10/2012 20:38
Hamas: Price for Next Released Soldier to Go Up

Hamas: Price for Next Released Soldier to Go Up

Hamas on Thursday released a preview of a feature-length film which will portray the kidnapping of Gilad ShalitDavid Lev, 18/10/2012 12:15
Shalit Deal Terrorists to Return to Yesha

Shalit Deal Terrorists to Return to Yesha

18 terrorists who were released from Israeli prisons on condition that they remain in Gaza will be going back to their homes in YeshaDavid Lev, 18/10/2012 12:14
Life Returns to 'Normal' Year Post-Shalit Swap

Life Returns to 'Normal' Year Post-Shalit Swap

One year after more than a thousand imprisoned PA terrorists were swapped for a single IDF soldier, Arabs say life has returned to “normal.”Chana Ya'ar, 18/10/2012 08:53
Shalit Uncomfortable with Interview Broadcast

Shalit Uncomfortable with Interview Broadcast

Noam Shalit voiced his son's objections to tonight's interview broadcast, saying "he is not yet ready for this kind of exposure."Annie Lubin, 17/10/2012 18:28
Hamas to Air Movie on Shalit Kidnapping

Hamas to Air Movie on Shalit Kidnapping

Hamas releases promo for new movie which reenacts Gilad Shalit kidnapping. Complete film to authentic unaired excerpts of the kidnapping.Elad Benari, 14/10/2012 05:00
Hamas Minister Calls to Kidnap More Soldiers

Hamas Minister Calls to Kidnap More Soldiers

One year since the release of Gilad Shalit, a Hamas minister calls to kidnap more Israeli soldiers to serve as bargaining chips.Elad Benari, 12/10/2012 06:13
Shalit in First Interview: I Drew a Map of Israel

Shalit in First Interview: I Drew a Map of Israel

Nearly a year after he was released from Hamas captivity, Gilad Shalit gave his first interview to an Israeli television station.Elad Benari, 12/10/2012 04:14
Gazans Hold Mock Game to Protest Shalit Gift

Gazans Hold Mock Game to Protest Shalit Gift

In an act of protest against Gilad Shalit’s invitation to attend a Barcelona-Real Madrid derby, Gazans hold a “protest game”.Elad Benari, Canada, 07/10/2012 22:56
PA Player Won't Attend Barcelona Derby with Shalit

PA Player Won't Attend Barcelona Derby with Shalit

PA soccer player Mahmoud Sarsak says he would attend next month's Barcelona-Real Madrid derby, but not with Gilad Shalit.Elad Benari, 30/09/2012 04:45
Hamas Anger at Gift for Schalit

Hamas Anger at Gift for Schalit

Hamas rages over a free ticket to a soccer match given to Gilad Schalit.Maayana Miskin, 28/09/2012 10:54
First Shalit 'Repeat Offender' Sent Back to Prison

First Shalit 'Repeat Offender' Sent Back to Prison

Ali Jumah Ali Zidat,released last year in the Shalit deal, e returning to prison to complete his sentenceDavid Lev, 20/09/2012 09:12
IDF to Update Captivity Training for Soldiers

IDF to Update Captivity Training for Soldiers

The IDF will update the captivity training it provides to soldiers in its elite units based on information provided by Gilad Shalit.Elad Benari, 20/08/2012 04:43
Gilad Shalit Receives Honorary NYC Welcome

Gilad Shalit Receives Honorary NYC Welcome

Gilad Shalit met with New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, marking the sixth anniversary of his capture. Rachel Hirshfeld, 26/06/2012 21:57
Shalit Meets Netanyahu: 'I Put on 13 Pounds'

Shalit Meets Netanyahu: 'I Put on 13 Pounds'

Gilad Shalit meets Binyamin Netanyahu, thanks him for obtaining his release. Netanyahu: Happy Holiday of Liberty.Gil Ronen, 30/03/2012 09:11
Noam Schalit: Jews also Abducted British Soldiers

Noam Schalit: Jews also Abducted British Soldiers

Father of Gilad Schalit, now Labor politician, shows understanding for enemy's abduction of IDF soldiers.Gil Ronen, 15/03/2012 19:06
550 Shalit Deal Terrorists to be Freed Sunday

550 Shalit Deal Terrorists to be Freed Sunday

The second group of 550 PA terrorists due to be freed in the second phase of the Hamas-Shalit swap deal are scheduled for release today.Chana Ya'ar, 18/12/2011 09:32
Fatah Prisoner Release Set for Dec 18

Fatah Prisoner Release Set for Dec 18

Hundreds of imprisoned Palestinian Authority terrorists are to be freed later this month in stage two of the Shalit prisoner exchange deal.Chana Ya'ar, 08/12/2011 11:06
Tribute Song for Gilad Shalit - Mafteach Soul

Tribute Song for Gilad Shalit - Mafteach Soul

Vocal group Mafteach Soul releases tribute Song for Gilad Shalit.Ben Bresky, 31/10/2011 01:46
The Rebbe’s’ Miracle Dollar’ and Shalit

The Rebbe’s’ Miracle Dollar’ and Shalit

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.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 26/10/2011 09:14
Jerusalem Bombing Survivor, Eliad Moreh Reacts

Jerusalem Bombing Survivor, Eliad Moreh Reacts

Israeli terror victims, Eliad Moreh and Alan Bauer angered and frustrated with Shalit prisoners release deal. Anav Silverman, 18/10/2011 23:23
Gilad Shalit Returns to his Family Home

Gilad Shalit Returns to his Family Home

After a day of ceremony and media spotlight a beleaguered, but relieved looking Gilad Shalit returned to the quiet of his family home.Gabe Kahn, 18/10/2011 18:51
Israel Hands Hamas a PR Win

Israel Hands Hamas a PR Win

The Shalit deal is a diplomatic disaster. It revives the Hamas which is being compared to the now accepted IRA.Amiel Ungar, 18/10/2011 16:37
Israeli POW Explains his Belief in G-d Crucial

Israeli POW Explains his Belief in G-d Crucial

Amos Levitov, an Israeli navigator during the War of Attrition explains what kept him going during his captivity. Anav Silverman, 17/10/2011 10:31
Killers of Shin Bet Man, Schoolgirl to Go Free

Killers of Shin Bet Man, Schoolgirl to Go Free

Killers of 15-year old Helena Rapp and security officer Noam Cohen to be releasedAnav Silverman, 17/10/2011 09:24
Zionist 'Flotilla' for Schalit, Pollard

Zionist 'Flotilla' for Schalit, Pollard

Zionist youth created a “blue and white” flotilla in protest of pro-Hamas flotillas, and in favor of Schalit and Pollard.Maayana Miskin, Yoni Kempinski, 14/08/2011 20:23
PM Security Search Schalit Tent

PM Security Search Schalit Tent

Security officers from the Prime Minister's Office conducted a search of the Schalit family protest tent.Gabe Kahn., 22/07/2011 09:09
No Punishment in Shalit Leak

No Punishment in Shalit Leak

A terrorist who leaked information about the Shalit trade failure will not be punished, since prison authorities do not know who he is.Maayana Miskin, 18/07/2011 01:15
'Never Too Late' to Free Shalit

'Never Too Late' to Free Shalit

Israel still has time to stop negotiate with terrorists for Shalit's freedom and start using military means, says former senior commander.Maayana Miskin, 10/07/2011 19:57
Barak Suspends Body Transfer

Barak Suspends Body Transfer

Barak suspends Netanyahu’s order to transfer 84 bodies of terrorists to the Palestinian Authority because the move might hurt freeng Schalit.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 05/07/2011 08:56
Time to Change Rules on Shalit

Time to Change Rules on Shalit

Israel 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. David Lev, 05/07/2011 08:37
Hamas Hints at More Kidnappings

Hamas Hints at More Kidnappings

A Hamas-run newspaper hints in a report that PA-based terror groups may kidnap more Israeli soldiers to pressure Israel to release terrorists.Elad Benari, 04/07/2011 04:12
Bereaved Parents want Answers

Bereaved Parents want Answers

Parents who lost children to terrorist attacks are calling on PM Netanyahu to answer questions about terrorists up for release.Maayana Miskin, 03/07/2011 21:01
Iran 'Overstating' Its Abilities

Iran 'Overstating' Its Abilities

Netanyahu, Peres, Barak tell graduating IAF pilots Iran is overstating its abilities and, while Israel seeks peace, its first priority is security.Gabe Kahn., 01/07/2011 03:13
WJC Delegates in Israel

WJC Delegates in Israel

The International Council of Jewish Parliamentarians visited the Knesset and Noam Schalit during their consultations.Chana Yaar, Gavriel Queenann & Hezki Baruch, 29/06/2011 19:51
PA Official Defends Hamas

PA Official Defends Hamas

PA representative in Belgium: it wasn’t Hamas who kidnapped Gilad Shalit, Israel must release terror prisoners in order to get him back.Elad Benari, 29/06/2011 04:13
Barak Slams Flotilla

Barak Slams Flotilla

Defense Minister Ehud Barak: There is no humanitarian crisis in Gaza, flotilla organizers should focus on ensuring Gilad Shalit’s release.Elad Benari, 29/06/2011 03:15
PFLP Vows More Kidnappings

PFLP Vows More Kidnappings

Kidnapping Israel soldiers is the best way to free Arab terrorists, says the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) terror group. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 27/06/2011 09:53
Hamas: 'No New Deal' on Shalit

Hamas: 'No New Deal' on Shalit

The Hamas terrorist rulers of Gaza have accused Israel of “lying” and say there is “nothing new” in a deal on Gilad Shalit.Chana Ya'ar, 26/06/2011 19:14
Israel Okays German Shalit Deal

Israel Okays German Shalit Deal

Israel has accepted a proposal by the German mediator for the freedom of kidnapped IDF soldier Gilad Shalit.Chana Ya'ar, 26/06/2011 17:36
Shalit Captivity: 5 Full Years

Shalit Captivity: 5 Full Years

Five full years have passed since Gilad Shalit’s capture. Israeli media mounts full-court press on Netanyahu.Gil Ronen, 26/06/2011 12:42
ICRC- Hamas Conduct Unacceptable

ICRC- Hamas Conduct Unacceptable

The Red Cross says Hamas' refusal to grant them access to Gilad Schalit is "totally unacceptable."Gabe Kahn., 24/06/2011 14:43
Tami Arad Says Deal For Schalit

Tami Arad Says Deal For Schalit

Missing 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.Gabe Kahn., 24/06/2011 12:45
PM to Terrorists: Party is Over

PM to Terrorists: Party is Over

PM Netanyahu says terror-prisoners will lose privileges beyond strict legal requirements after Hamas rebuffed ICRC. "No more prison doctorates."Gabe Kahn., 23/06/2011 22:46
Red Cross Gets 'Tough' w/ Hamas

Red Cross Gets 'Tough' w/ Hamas

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.Hillel Fendel, 23/06/2011 18:35
Hamas Rejects Great Schalit Deal

Hamas Rejects Great Schalit Deal

Hamas has rejected an unprecedented deal for Gilad Schalit's freedom, including de facto recognition in Gaza by France and Germany.Gabe Kahn., 18/06/2011 22:08
Protest: Block Money to Gaza

Protest: Block Money to Gaza

In 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.Elad Benari, 07/06/2011 04:46
Video: Debate Over Shalit Price

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.Elad Benari, 07/06/2011 04:12
Lawsuit: Shalit Illegal Hostage

Lawsuit: Shalit Illegal Hostage

The parents of Gilad Shalit, changing tactics, plan to file a suit in Paris against Hamas for holding him hostage. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 06/06/2011 12:40
Bruni-Netanyahu Schalit Letters

Bruni-Netanyahu Schalit Letters

French 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.Gabe Kahn., 03/06/2011 15:10
Schalit on Table in Cairo Talks

Schalit on Table in Cairo Talks

Maj. General Amos Gilad (res.) made a short trip to Cairo to "discuss the Schalit deal" and other issues affecting Israel-Egypt relations.Gabe Kahn., 01/06/2011 21:38
Most of Shalit’s Captors Dead

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.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 01/06/2011 15:25
Soldiers-to-Be: No Swap for Us

Soldiers-to-Be: No Swap for Us

Soldiers-to-be begin five-day march warning against terrorist release. “Do not release terrorists for us,” they tell the government.Maayana Miskin, 29/05/2011 22:13
Former IDF Chief: 'I Failed'

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. Chana Ya'ar, 25/05/2011 22:23