Jon Donnison

BBC

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BBC correspondent in the Middle East

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Five years after being abducted by Hamas during a cross-border raid, a captured Israeli soldier is back home in Israel.

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Five years after being abducted by Hamas during a cross-border raid, a captured Israeli soldier is back home in Israel.

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