Ch. 2: Gantz tells Schalits Gilad to return on 10/18

October 13, 2011 23:15


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IDF Chief of General Staff Lt.-Gen. Benny Gantz met with Noam and Aviv Schalit on Thursday evening, confirming that their son Gilad schalit would be returning to Israel on Tuesday, Channel 2 reported.

Gantz told the Schalits at their home in Mitzpe Hila that on Tuesday, Gilad would be flown from a military base in Egypt to the Tel Nof Air Force Base near Rehovot. According to the report Noam and Aviva schalit will have their first meeting with Gilad at Tel Nof.

The chief of staff did not disclose the time of Schalit's arrival, Channel 2 reported.

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