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France demands US backtrack on ICC sanctions

France demands US backtrack on ICC sanctions

French Foreign Minister says US decision to impose sanctions on ICC employees is an attack on parties to Rome Statute.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/12/2020, 10:00 PM
ICC president: We're undeterred by threats

ICC president: We're undeterred by threats

International Criminal Court: US sanctions "undermine our common endeavor to fight impunity".Elad Benari, 6/12/2020, 4:05 AM
Erekat: It's 'legal' for ICC to continue probing Israel

Erekat: It's 'legal' for ICC to continue probing Israel

Senior PA official Saeb: It's "internationally legal" for ICC to investigate Israel despite PA’s abolition of all agreements with Israel.Elad Benari, 6/10/2020, 6:46 AM
PA to ICC: We consider ourselves exempt from Oslo Accords

PA to ICC: We consider ourselves exempt from Oslo Accords

PA responds to ICC request for clarification on its decision to cut ties with Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/6/2020, 1:33 AM
Mike Pompeo says Trump administration preparing measures to block ICC probe of Israel

Mike Pompeo says Trump administration preparing measures to block ICC probe of Israel

'We will never let this happen,' says US Secretary of State, alluding to plans targeting International Criminal Court's probe of Israel.David Rosenberg, 6/2/2020, 2:03 PM
ICC asks PA to explain decision to end contacts with Israel

ICC asks PA to explain decision to end contacts with Israel

International Criminal Court asks Palestinian Authority for legal explanation of decision to end all agreements reached with Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/28/2020, 11:02 PM
Pompeo: US will ‘exact consequences’ if ICC continues to investigate Israel

Pompeo: US will ‘exact consequences’ if ICC continues to investigate Israel

US Secretary of State warns that the US will 'exact consequences' if the International Criminal Court continues to probe Israel.Marcy Oster, JTA, 5/18/2020, 7:59 AM
US lawmakers urge continued support for Israel at ICC

US lawmakers urge continued support for Israel at ICC

AIPAC commends US lawmakers who signed letters encouraging continued support for Israel as the ICC probes alleged "war crimes".Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/13/2020, 11:44 PM
Arab League welcomes ICC ruling on 'Palestine'

Arab League welcomes ICC ruling on 'Palestine'

Arab League welcomes ICC's intention to probe alleged Israeli "war crimes" against Palestinian Arabs.Elad Benari, 5/7/2020, 6:30 AM
Let's be honest: The ICC is not impartial, it is a "Court of the Friends of 'Palestine'

Let's be honest: The ICC is not impartial, it is a "Court of the Friends of 'Palestine'

There are 57 Muslim Countries in the UN that gang up against the only small Jewish State, use the ICC for a judicial form of Jihad. Opinion.Ezequiel Doiny , 5/4/2020, 11:33 AM
'International Criminal Court has invented a Palestinian state'

'International Criminal Court has invented a Palestinian state'

Israeli minister slams ICC decision to move forward with case against Israel. 'ICC prosecutor is showing her typical anti-Israel bias.'David Rosenberg, 5/1/2020, 10:04 AM
PA welcomes ICC chief prosecutor's report

PA welcomes ICC chief prosecutor's report

PA says it will assist the International Criminal Court in The Hague in prosecuting "Israeli war criminals".Dalit Halevi, 5/1/2020, 5:57 AM
International Criminal Court to decide whether it can try Israel for war crimes

International Criminal Court to decide whether it can try Israel for war crimes

At least 7 countries have submitted amicus briefs defending the "victims" of Israel. Arutz Sheva interviews NGO Monitor.Shimon Cohen, 4/29/2020, 2:08 PM
PA complains to ICC over Israeli construction in E1

PA complains to ICC over Israeli construction in E1

PA official Saeb Erekat says Israeli plans to build in E1 area have been referred to the International Criminal Court.Elad Benari, 3/2/2020, 6:41 AM
Germany backs Israel at ICC

Germany backs Israel at ICC

Germany says the International Criminal Court has no jurisdiction to investigate alleged Israeli "war crimes" in PA-assigned areas.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/14/2020, 8:01 PM
The filing was too long: ICC delays debate on Israel war crimes probe

The filing was too long: ICC delays debate on Israel war crimes probe

International Criminal Court delays debate into whether it has jurisdiction to probe Israeli “war crimes”.Elad Benari, 1/22/2020, 5:59 AM
Hungary backs Israel on ICC probe

Hungary backs Israel on ICC probe

Hungarian Foreign Minister tells Israeli counterpart that Hungary believes ICC does not have jurisdiction to investigate Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/12/2020, 3:04 AM
Investigate settlements? Yes. Investigate cannibalism? No

Investigate settlements? Yes. Investigate cannibalism? No

The ICC is unable to prosecute Equatorial Guinea’s dictator Teodoro Obiang because Equatorial Guinea is not an ICC member state. On the other hand, neither is the USA. Nor is Israel.  Suzie Dym, 1/5/2020, 11:57 PM
The International Criminal Court targets Israel

The International Criminal Court targets Israel

The ICC must decide if the PLO is a 'delegated jurisdiction,' but in the meantime Fatou Bensouda must be forced to resign. Opinion.Joseph Frager, 1/4/2020, 8:37 PM
ICC Prosecutor: No Israelis have been charged yet

ICC Prosecutor: No Israelis have been charged yet

'No charges have been filed, investigation hasn't been opened,' ICC's Fatou Bensouda says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/29/2019, 7:49 AM
Dutch lawmaker: Expel ICC prosecutor

Dutch lawmaker: Expel ICC prosecutor

Anti-Muslim Dutch MP Geert Wilders says ICC prosecutor should be declared persona non grata over decision to investigate Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/27/2019, 8:41 PM
How can attacks against Jews in Israel be viewed as "normal'?

How can attacks against Jews in Israel be viewed as "normal'?

News outlets report the rocket attack that forced the PM to take shelter as ‘normal.’ Supreme authorities of self-righteousness such as the ICC (International Criminal Court) will surely find a way to blame Israel for it. David Rubin, 12/27/2019, 3:15 PM
Yossi Dagan calls for removal of ICC prosecutor Fatou Bensouda

Yossi Dagan calls for removal of ICC prosecutor Fatou Bensouda

Yossi Dagan calls for removal and investigation of ICC's Fatou Bensouda, who called to investigate Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/25/2019, 4:44 PM
Adalah, funded by New Israel Fund, helping ICC prosecute Israel

Adalah, funded by New Israel Fund, helping ICC prosecute Israel

Israeli Arab group Adalah, which is backed by New Israel Fund, aiding in International Criminal Court's investigation of Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/25/2019, 1:18 PM
Australian PM: ICC has no authority to discuss PA issue

Australian PM: ICC has no authority to discuss PA issue

Australian Prime Minister tells Netanyahu his country does not recognize the "State of Palestine" or its status as member state of the ICC.Elad Benari, 12/25/2019, 6:32 AM
PA threatens lawsuits against countries which aid 'settlers'

PA threatens lawsuits against countries which aid 'settlers'

PA cabinet leader calls on countries that help "settlement" to cease doing so immediately or face lawsuits.Dalit Halevi, 12/24/2019, 5:59 AM
Netanyahu thanks Pompeo

Netanyahu thanks Pompeo

Netanyahu speaks with US Secretary of State and thanks him for standing alongside Israel in the wake of ICC prosecutor's decision.Elad Benari, 12/24/2019, 12:00 AM
The Int’l court’s perfect timing — Hanukkah

The Int’l court’s perfect timing — Hanukkah

We overcame the Greeks and we shall overcome the Gambian prosecutor, whose own country could use some human rights inspections. Jack Engelhard, 12/23/2019, 6:34 PM
The Hague Court is a disgrace

The Hague Court is a disgrace

This long-awaited international court does not dispense justice - it lets off the worst African satraps and instead, aims its arrows at the USA and Israel. Giulio Meotti, 12/23/2019, 6:15 PM
Erekat: We'll 'drown' ICC with names of victims

Erekat: We'll 'drown' ICC with names of victims

PLO official says PA will hand ICC a detailed list of Arab victims of Israeli "war crimes".Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2019, 6:12 AM
Bolton: ICC decision is 'lawless and unaccountable'

Bolton: ICC decision is 'lawless and unaccountable'

Former US National Security Adviser denounces ICC chief prosecutor’s decision to investigate Israeli “war crimes”.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2019, 4:20 AM
Simon Wiesenthal Centre criticizes ICC probe of Israel

Simon Wiesenthal Centre criticizes ICC probe of Israel

“Any investigation of crimes committed in the Palestinian Territory should focus on continuous attacks from Gaza against Israelis by Hamas."Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2019, 1:11 AM
Mahmoud Abbas: The Hague's decision is a 'historic day'

Mahmoud Abbas: The Hague's decision is a 'historic day'

'From now on any Palestinian who is wounded as a result of the 'occupation' can file a lawsuit with the ICC.'Dalit Halevi , 12/21/2019, 11:04 PM
ICC's investigation spurred by Netanyahu's annexation promise

ICC's investigation spurred by Netanyahu's annexation promise

ICC prosecutor cites Netanyahu's pre-election promise to annex 'large parts of the West Bank' as one of the factors for investigation.Sara Rubenstein, 12/21/2019, 8:09 PM
'Issue Palestinian Authority an ultimatum'

'Issue Palestinian Authority an ultimatum'

Transportation Min. Smotrich to PM: 'Demand PA retract request for investigation.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/21/2019, 8:02 PM
Gantz: 'No basis for demand to investigate Israel'

Gantz: 'No basis for demand to investigate Israel'

Would-be prime minister and former Chief of Staff says ICC decision is 'political, not legal.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/21/2019, 5:55 PM
'ICC investigation will damage its juridical credibility'

'ICC investigation will damage its juridical credibility'

'No legal basis to request to investigate Israel for war crimes,' former Amb. Alan Baker says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/21/2019, 5:45 PM
Erekat welcomes ICC probe of Israeli 'war crimes'

Erekat welcomes ICC probe of Israeli 'war crimes'

"Israel’s hysterical reaction is that of a state that has put itself above international law," charges PLO secretary general.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/20/2019, 9:51 PM
Katz: ICC decision is outrageous and against international law

Katz: ICC decision is outrageous and against international law

Israeli officials denounce ICC chief prosecutor’s decision to investigate alleged Israeli “war crimes” in PA-controlled territories.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 12/20/2019, 8:49 PM
Danon: ICC becoming another partisan political tool

Danon: ICC becoming another partisan political tool

Israel's ambassador to the UN criticizes ICC chief prosecutor’s decision to investigate Israeli “war crimes”.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/20/2019, 8:02 PM
ICC to investigate Israeli 'war crimes'

ICC to investigate Israeli 'war crimes'

ICC chief prosecutor announces intent to investigate Israeli "crimes" against Arabs. Netanyahu: A dark day for truth and justice.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/20/2019, 6:49 PM
AG: International Criminal Court has no jurisdiction in Israel

AG: International Criminal Court has no jurisdiction in Israel

Israel's Attorney General rules that the ICC in The Hague has no jurisdiction to rule on legality of Israeli 'settlements' in Judea, SamariaArutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2019, 2:31 PM
Neo-Nazis to demonstrate outside Israeli Embassy in The Hague

Neo-Nazis to demonstrate outside Israeli Embassy in The Hague

Dutch city it has no grounds to ban neo-Nazi group's planned demonstration outside the Israeli Embassy.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 9/6/2019, 11:26 PM
PA to complain to ICC against Beit El construction

PA to complain to ICC against Beit El construction

Abbas instructs "foreign minister" to complain to International Criminal Court about Israeli construction in Beit El.Dalit Halevi, 8/9/2019, 6:07 AM
'We exposed the true face of the Palestinian Authority'

'We exposed the true face of the Palestinian Authority'

Israeli lawyer represents 52 Palestinian Arabs who were tortured by the PA at the International Criminal Court. Arutz Sheva accompanied him.Eliran Aharon, The Hague, 6/25/2019, 5:03 AM
PA: US relocation of its embassy to Jerusalem is illegal

PA: US relocation of its embassy to Jerusalem is illegal

PA asks ICC to take legal action against the US over the relocation of its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 5/16/2019, 6:08 AM
'Trump admin vowed to block int'l investigations of settlements'

'Trump admin vowed to block int'l investigations of settlements'

Director of legal forum discusses benefits for Israel of US moves against international court's probe into US army.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/14/2019, 6:51 PM
ICC won't probe Afghanistan war crimes

ICC won't probe Afghanistan war crimes

Trump hails decision as "international victory", warns ICC against investigating US or Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/12/2019, 11:28 PM
US cancels visa of international court's chief prosecutor

US cancels visa of international court's chief prosecutor

Bensouda, an African-born Muslim from Gambia who had been the prosecutor at The Hague since 2012, is first member to be sanctioned by US.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/5/2019, 2:55 PM
Swastikas, anti-Semitic text in Amsterdam

Swastikas, anti-Semitic text in Amsterdam

Vandals suspected of being soccer hooligans paint anti-Semitic graffiti on buildings in Amsterdam.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/22/2019, 11:18 PM
Reservists take case against Hamas to ICC

Reservists take case against Hamas to ICC

Testimonies from dozens of soldiers describing human rights violations and war crimes by terror groups to be submitted to The Hague.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/21/2019, 11:02 AM
PA again turns to ICC against Israel

PA again turns to ICC against Israel

Palestinian Authority “foreign ministry” demands ICC prosecute IDF soldiers who killed terrorist in Tulkarm.Dalit Halevi, 12/5/2018, 4:39 AM
Stabber shot by Dutch police targeted Jewish, Christian victims

Stabber shot by Dutch police targeted Jewish, Christian victims

Syrian assailant who stabbed three in The Hague was seeking Jewish and Christian victims.JTA, 11/18/2018, 9:17 PM
ICC plays down US threats

ICC plays down US threats

International Criminal Court says it will "continue to do its work undeterred", after US threatens it with sanctions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/12/2018, 5:39 AM
PA urges ICC to investigate Israel

PA urges ICC to investigate Israel

PA foreign affairs bureau calls on International Criminal Court to investigate "settler crimes".Dalit Halevi, 9/7/2018, 5:32 AM
Will international court force US to lift Iran sanctions?

Will international court force US to lift Iran sanctions?

International Court of Justice begins hearings after Iran demands court suspend US sanctions while case is determined.David Rosenberg, 8/27/2018, 1:42 PM
PA again goes to the ICC

PA again goes to the ICC

PA official in charge of foreign affairs protests ICC's failure to launch investigation against Israel.Dalit Halevi, 7/17/2018, 6:46 AM