Gilad Shalit First Video Of Freedom From Egypt TV

Gilad Shalit First Video Of Freedom From Egypt TV

Rafah̨ : Egypt | Oct 18, 2011 at 2:42 AM PDT
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Gilad Shalit First Pictures of Freedom from Egypt TV

After anxious hours including a late hitch with a female Palestinian, Gilad Shalit is pictured alive and well for the first time in the hands of Egyptian authorities as the swap proceeds.

Shalit was captured in June 2006 by Palestinian fighters after he infiltrated into the Gaza Strip. Hamas demanded the release of 1,400 Palestinians held without charge in Israeli prisons in exchange for the Israeli soldier.

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After five years held by Hamas, Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit has been handed over to Israeli authorities.
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