UN chief: Hamas must allow Schalit contact with son

By REUTERS
June 25, 2011 00:53

Secretary General of the UN Ban Ki-moon called on Friday for the immediate release of kidnapped Israeli soldier Gilad Schalit, pledging continued support of the UN for achieving this goal.

Ban also joined the International Red Cross in calling on Hamas to protect Schalit's life, treat him humanely, prove that he is alive, and provide his family with the ability to have contact with their son.


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