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Captured Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit is seen in this file still image from video released October 2, 2009 by Israeli television. (REUTERS/Handout/REUTERS/Handout)
Captured Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit is seen in this file still image from video released October 2, 2009 by Israeli television. (REUTERS/Handout/REUTERS/Handout)

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