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Photo gallery: Israel frees 477 prisoners in first phase of Schalit deal; Gilad expected to arrive in Israel at Tel Nof base to meet family, PM.
The deal to transfer Palestinian prisoners in exchange for kidnapped soldier Gilad Schalit was underway Tuesday morning, as police escorted convoys of Palestinian inmates traveling to various locations.
Most Palestinian prisoners were on buses headed towards the Kerem Shalom crossing with Gaza and Egypt, where Egyptian authorities were expected to oversee the inmates' transfer to the Gaza Strip….