IDF spokesman: Schalit in Israel, undergoing medical exam

October 18, 2011 11:15

IDF spokesperson Yoav Mordechai on Tuesday made the official announcement that Gilad Schalit was back in Israel.

Mordechai stated that Schalit had spoken with his family by telephone and was undergoing a medical examination at a military base in the South.

Following the medical examination Schalit was scheduled to be flown to Tel Nof Air Force Base in central Israel where his family was waiting to meet him.

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