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ISRAEL - OCTOBER 2:  In this video-grab made available by the Hamas on October 2, 2009, captured Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit is seen holding a Palestinian newspaper dated September 14, 2009. Israel received the video from Shalit's captors, the militant group Hamas, in exchange for the release of 20 Palestinian women prisoners from Israeli jails. The video is the first released since his capture in June 2006. (Photo by Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Gilad Shalit
ISRAEL - OCTOBER 2:  In this video-grab made available by the Hamas on October 2, 2009, captured Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit is seen holding a Palestinian newspaper dated September 14, 2009. Israel received the video from Shalit's captors, the militant group Hamas, in exchange for the release of 20 Palestinian women prisoners from Israeli jails. The video is the first released since his capture in June 2006. (Photo by Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Gilad Shalit

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Israel is to free 1,027 Palestinians in return for one captured soldier, Gilad Shalit. CNN's Kevin Flower reports.