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  8/13/2014, Av 17, 5774

Schabas Urged 'Twisting Things' to Get Israel in the Dock


Speaking in a 2013 panel, Prof. William Schabas, who has been tapped to head the United Nations' investigation into Operation Protective Edge, clearly revealed his great eagerness to bring about the prosecution of Israel over its actions in Gaza, even if that involved “twisting things and maneuvering” in the international legal arena.

'With a bit of luck and by twisting things and maneuvering we can get them before the courts,' said the UN investigator in 2013.