Gilad Schalit's family receives new letter from abducted soldier

The family of Gilad Schalit received a new letter from the abducted IDF soldier on Monday, Channel 10 reported. Gilad's father Noam confirmed receiving a letter from his son. Although he would not divulge many details of its contents, he did say that it included a plea to Israeli leaders to save his life by carrying out a prisoner swap with Hamas. He added that the letter was written in his son's handwriting, and several details mentioned in it referred to recent events, seemingly confirming its authenticity and relevance.