Ofcourse he was not abducted - civilians are abducted, not military personnel in action. But then when has reality or fact stopped the hasbara (propoganda) machine? Who cares about Palestinian civilians (not the freedom fighters, the civilians) abducted by the IDF and imprisoned without a trial? Nopes, an Israeli POV must be focus of media sympathy and tears. After an Israeli life is worth far more than many Palestinian lives!!!
UN: Gaza could be 'uninhabitable' by 2020 if trends continue (AP)
from the article: Shalit wasn't kidnapped