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Israeli army doctors visit Shalit's home

Israeli army doctors visit Shalit's home

MITZPE HILA, Israel, Oct. 19 (UPI) -- Israeli military doctors went to Gilad Shalit's home Wednesday after learning the soldier felt ill during his exchange for Palestinian prisoners a day earlier.
Court hears petitions against Shalit deal

Court hears petitions against Shalit deal

JERUSALEM, Oct. 17 (UPI) -- Prosecutors asked Israel's high court Monday to reject petitions against releasing some Palestinian prisoners in exchange for kidnapped soldier Gilad Shalit.
Gilad Shalit's father: 'Bring him back'

Gilad Shalit's father: 'Bring him back'

JERUSALEM, Sept. 6 (UPI) -- The parents of Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit said they were disappointed after meeting with Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu to discuss their son's plight.
Gilad Shalit's parents mark 1,500 days

Gilad Shalit's parents mark 1,500 days

JERUSALEM, Aug. 4 (UPI) -- Nearly four weeks after they left their home to camp outside the prime minister's residence, Noam and Aviva Shalit called for a prisoner swap to free their son.
Shalit's parents seeking clarifications

Shalit's parents seeking clarifications

JERUSALEM, Jan. 25 (UPI) -- The parents of kidnapped Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit are seeking clarifications from the government over their son's status, sources say.

Shalit's parents: 'Process over soon'

JERUSALEM, Dec. 21 (UPI) -- The parents of kidnapped Israeli solider Gilad Shalit said Monday they expect a resolution soon on negotiations to release him.
2 Palestinian moms call to free Shalit

2 Palestinian moms call to free Shalit

JERUSALEM, Oct. 1 (UPI) -- The mothers of two Palestinian women scheduled to be released by Israel Friday, said Aviva Shalit's son, Gilad, should also be freed.
Shalit family anxious to see their son

Shalit family anxious to see their son

JERUSALEM, Oct. 1 (UPI) -- For the first time since his kidnapping, Noam and Aviva Shalit will see the face and hear the voice of their son in a one-minute video tape, officials said.
Israeli soldier's mother asks forgiveness

Israeli soldier's mother asks forgiveness

JERUSALEM, Aug. 28 (UPI) -- The mother of kidnapped Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit asked for her son's forgiveness on the eve of his 23rd birthday, his fourth spent in captivity.
3 years since Shalit's abduction

3 years since Shalit's abduction

JERUSALEM, June 25 (UPI) -- Media headlines called for the release of kidnapped soldier Gilad Shalit as Israel marked the third anniversary of his abduction.
Carter to give note to abducted soldier

Carter to give note to abducted soldier

JERUSALEM, June 12 (UPI) -- Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter agreed to deliver a letter from the parents of kidnapped Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit, held captive in Gaza for three years.
Ex-Mossad agent to bargain Shalit release

Ex-Mossad agent to bargain Shalit release

JERUSALEM, June 2 (UPI) -- A former Mossad agent appointed by Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu plans to meet with the parents of kidnapped Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit.
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Aviva Shalit
Noam and Aviva Shalit, parents of captured Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit, wait outside Prime Minister Ehud Olmert's office in Jerusalem during a special cabinet meeting to discuss the deadlock in negotiations with Hamas for a prisoner exchange, March 17, 2009. Intense negotiations with Hamas ended last night after Hamas toughened their demands for the release of hundreds of prisoners in exchange for captured Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit who was abducted by Palestinian militants from Gaza in a cross border raid in June 2006. (UPI Photo/Debbie Hill)
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