List of prisoners released by Israel in the Gilad Shalit prisoner exchange
This is the list of the prisoners released by Israel as part of the Gilad Shalit prisoner exchange agreement with Hamas in exchange for the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) soldier Gilad Shalit.The agreeme...
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Jerrold Kessel
Yoram Jerrold Kessel (March 3, 1944 – February 24, 2011) was a South African-born Israeli journalist, sports journalist, author and foreign correspondent. Kessel, a former news editor for the Je...
Gilad Shalit
Gilad Shalit ( גלעד שליט , Gilˁad Šaliṭ born 28 August 1986) is an Israeli sports columnist and a former MIA soldier of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF). On 25 June 2006, Shalit was captured ...
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Yitzhak Lamdan
Yitzhak Lamdan (Hebrew: יצחק למדן) (born 7 November 1899; died 17 November 1954) was a Russian-born Israeli poet, translator, editor and Hebrew columnist.
Yitzhak Lamdan was born in the Ukraine (t...
Ari Shavit
Ari Shavit (Hebrew: ארי שביט; born 1957) is an Israeli reporter and writer. He is a Senior Correspondent at the left-of-center Israeli newspaper Haaretz and the author of the 2013 New York Times Best ...
Idov Cohen
Idov Cohen (Hebrew: אידוב כהן‎, born 4 November 1909, died 16 May 1998) was a Romanian-Israeli politician and journalist.
Born in Romania in 1909, Cohen was educated at a yeshiva. Betwee...
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Uri Avnery
Uri Avnery (Hebrew: אורי אבנרי‎, also transliterated Uri Avneri, born 10 September 1923) is an Israeli writer and founder of the Gush Shalom peace movement.A member of the Irgun as a teenager, A...
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Haim Hefer
Haim Hefer (Hebrew: חיים חפר‎; 9 October 1925 – 18 September 2012) was an Israeli songwriter, poet and writer.
Haim Feiner (later Hefer) was born in Sosnowiec, Poland in 1925 to Issachar...
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Avraham Sharon
Avraham Sharon (Hebrew: אברהם שרון‎; September 10, 1878 – October 17, 1957) was an Israeli philosopher, musician, scholar and publicist. Sharon established the Autographs and Portraits Colle...
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Eliezer Melamed
Eliezer Melamed (Hebrew: אליעזר מלמד‎, born 28 June 1961) is an Israeli rabbi and the Rosh yeshiva of Yeshivat Har Bracha, rabbi of the community Har Bracha, and author of the book series Pe...
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Yaron Golan
Yaron Golan (Hebrew: ירון גולן‎; April 26, 1949 – January 23, 2007) was an Israeli publisher.Yaron Golan, originally a literature columnist in Haaretz, established a publishing company in 19...
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Sayed Kashua
Sayed Kashua (Arabic: سيد قشوع, Hebrew: סייד קשוע; b. 1975) is an Israeli-Arab author and journalist born in Tira, Israel, known for his books and humoristic columns in Hebrew.
Sayed Kashua was bo...
Bradley Burston
Bradley Burston (Hebrew: בראדלי בורסטון‎) is an American-born Israeli journalist. Burston is a columnist for Haaretz and senior editor of Haaretz.com. He writes a blog called "A Special Plac...
Tommy Lapid
Yosef (Joseph) "Tommy" Lapid (Hebrew: יוסף "טומי" לפיד‎, born as Tomislav Lampel (Serbian: Томислав Лампел); 27 December 1931 – 1 June 2008) was an Israeli radio and television presenter, jo...
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Einat Wilf
Einat Wilf (Hebrew: עינת וילף‎, born 11 December 1970) is an Israeli politician who served as a member of the Knesset for Independence and the Labor Party.
Born in Jerusalem in 1970, Wil...
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2006 Gaza cross-border raid
The 2006 Gaza cross-border raid was a cross-border raid which was carried out on 25 June 2006 in which a Palestinian militant squad thought to consist of 7 to 8 militants managed to cross the border t...
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Daniel Rogov
Daniel Rogov (October 30, 1935 – September 7, 2011) was an Israeli food and wine critic. The author of Rogov's Guide to Wine, the most authoritative guide to Israeli wine, as well as a columnist for b...
Tzipi Hotovely
Tzipi Hotovely (Hebrew: ציפי חוטובלי, born 2 December 1978) is an Israeli politician. She is a member of the Knesset for the Likud party since 2009. On 18 March 2013 she joined the new government of...
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Yael Dayan
Yaël Dayan (Hebrew: יעל דיין‎, born 2 December 1939) is an Israeli politician and author. She served as a member of the Knesset between 1992 and 2003, and from 2008 to 2013 was the chair of ...
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2006 Israel-Gaza conflict
Operation "Summer Rains" (Hebrew: מבצע גשמי קיץ‎ Mivtza Gishmey Kayitz) refers to the series of battles between Palestinian militants and the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) during summer 2006, prom...
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Ofra Haza
Ofra Haza (Hebrew: עפרה חזה‎, Arabic: عوفرة حازة‎; November 19, 1957 – February 23, 2000) was an Israeli singer, actress and international recording artist. Her v...
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Shimon Tzabar
Shimon Tzabar (5 March 1926 in Tel Aviv – 19 March 2007 in London) was a member of the editorial board of Israel Imperial News. He described himself as a "Hebrew-speaking Palestinian".The son of...
Amos Kenan
Amos Kenan (Hebrew: עמוס קינן‎), also Amos Keinan, (May 2, 1927 – August 4, 2009) was an Israeli columnist, painter, sculptor, playwright and novelist.
Amos Kenan was born Amos L...
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Aluf Benn
Aluf Benn (Hebrew: אלוף בן‎, born 1965) is an Israeli journalist, author and editor-in-chief of the liberal Israeli national daily Haaretz.
Born in Ramat HaSharon in 1965 he was original...
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Herzl Rosenblum
Herzl Rosenblum (Hebrew: הרצל רוזנבלום‎, also known as Herzl Vardi, born 14 August 1903, died 1 February 1991) was an Israeli journalist and politician. A signatory of the Israeli declaration of...
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