Dozens of soldiers 'vote' for Gilad Schalit in elections

By JPOST.COM STAFF
February 12, 2009 14:57

During the counting of votes of soldiers on Thursday, dozens of ballots were found to bare the name of kidnapped IDF soldier Cpl. Gilad Schalit. According to reports, one also carried the note, "Gilad Schalit - until when?," while another urged "return Gilad Schalit." According to the elections committee, the ballots would be declared invalid.


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