Agreed final details for the return of Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit

Chief, head of operations and head of personnel, the Defense Minister presented the final hour-long program of Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit to Israel on Tuesday soon.

תאריך: 16/10/2011, 18:31    
מחבר: מערכת אתר צה”ל

Defense Ministry ended tonight (Sunday) a meeting during which the Defense Minister, Ehud Barak, by Chief, Lieutenant General Benny Gantz, head of operations, Maj. Gen. Jacob Manning, Director General אכ”א Ali love and others, soldier Gilad Shalit program on Tuesday to Israel territory.

Defense Minister Barak approved the measures introduced to ensure a coordinated transfer of prisoners to Palestinians in various scattering and the transfer of Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit. It also discussed potential developments and preparations for them and to set up security arrangements.

Defense Minister Barak said at the meeting that “Gilad Shalit will return to his country and his family after being held more than five years in the hands of Hamas. Return to do a modest reception emphasizing
All required the soldier and his family.

CPL. Gilad Shalit was moved on the morning of Tuesday the related Egypt to Israel territory. After Israel, he takes the field will be checked by a doctor. In this phase is expected to be the IDF spokesman confirming the return of the soldier to Israel territory. At the same time, will hold Gilad with his phone. Within twenty minutes, Gilad is expected to land at the naval base.
Tel NOF air and to meet with his family and with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. During his stay at the base will undergo medical and psychological examinations, Gilad added.

Last Thursday the Chief visited the House of the ruler of that Observatory and update the family on operational information concerning ashvato of kidnapped soldier, Gilad Shalit.
Al Chief’s visit came head of the IDF personnel Directorate, Gen. Ali love and IDF spokesman, Brigadier General Yoav (Polly).

The deal for the release of Shalit in a Government meeting held nighttime last Tuesday. During the hearing came the main surveys, GSS head Yoram Cohen,
Chief Benny Gantz, Chief of the Mossad Tamir Pardo and the Special Envoy of the Prime Minister and David. The Defense Chief presented the agreement on various aspects and expressed their support.

Translated from Hebrew