WorldViews: Gilad Shalit


Posted at 06:38 PM ET, 10/18/2011

Gilad Shalit’s freedom eclipses release of 447 Palestinians in news reports

Four hundred and forty-eight men were freed today in an Israeli-Palestinian prisoner swap, but only one got close attention from news organizations.

By Melissa Bell  |  06:38 PM ET, 10/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Gilad Shalit, Israel, Palestine, Gaza Strip

Posted at 07:21 AM ET, 10/18/2011

Gilad Shalit gives first interview post-release: ‘[Israel] had to pay the price’

Freed Israeli solider talks about his hopes for freedom, and how much he missed his family.

By Melissa Bell  |  07:21 AM ET, 10/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Gilad Shalit, Israel, Gaza Strip

Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 10/12/2011

Who is Gilad Shalit?

Gilad Shalit is to be released after years of failed negotiations between Israel and Hamas.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  10:00 AM ET, 10/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Gilad Shalit, Israel, Hamas