Karim Khan
Karim KhanREUTERS/Michael Kooren

The International Criminal Court Prosecutor in The Hague, Karim Khan, responded to a request from the Families Headquarters and will arrive in Israel for a special visit, during which he will also meet with representatives of families of hostages and those affected by the events of October 7th.

The Prosecutor's visit to Israel, which is unprecedented and first of its kind, will be accompanied by Attorney Yuval Sasson, who coordinates the Families Headquarters' activities vis-à-vis the international authorities and legal team heads Attorneys Raz Nizri and Dan Eldad.

During the visit, the Prosecutor will also arrive at the Hostages and Missing Persons Families Forum headquarters in Tel Aviv for a meeting with members of the headquarters staff and families of the hostages.

The Families Headquarters stated: "We thank the Prosecutor for responding to our request. During the visit, we will seek to present to the Prosecutor, directly through the families, the immense horrors and heinous crimes committed against Israeli citizens in the events of October 7th by Hamas terrorists."