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European countries funding Palestinian NGOs to file lawsuits against Israel at the ICC

European countries funding Palestinian NGOs to file lawsuits against Israel at the ICC

In several cases, European funding has facilitated meetings between the ICC Prosecutor and Palestinian "human rights" organizations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/09/2020 08:49
US sanctions top ICC prosecutor

US sanctions top ICC prosecutor

Economic sanctions come after earlier moves failed to head off the court's war crimes probe into US military personnel in Afghanistan.Elad Benari, 03/09/2020 06:23
ICC goes to recess without deciding on Israel 'war crimes' probe

ICC goes to recess without deciding on Israel 'war crimes' probe

International Criminal Court yet to decide whether Chief Prosecutor has the authority to investigate Israeli "war crimes".Elad Benari, Canada, 17/07/2020 23:10
PA lies to International Criminal Court

PA lies to International Criminal Court

PA submits text of speech given by Abbas leaving out part where he talks about paying terrorists, a war crime.Gary Willig, 17/06/2020 16:22
'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, 01/05/2020 10:04
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, 01/05/2020 05:57
ICC: 'Palestine' a state, Israel can be prosecuted

ICC: 'Palestine' a state, Israel can be prosecuted

ICC Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda's decision paves way for war crimes investigation against Israel.Marcy Oster/JTA, 30/04/2020 21:05
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, 05/01/2020 23:57
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, 04/01/2020 20:37
Israel charged with war crimes for helping Jews live in Judea

Israel charged with war crimes for helping Jews live in Judea

Calling the region the 'West Bank' instead of its real name Judea, keeps the world from realizing that the words Jew and Judea have the same root. Ironically, Bensouda disputes the right of Jews to live there. Diane Weber Bederman, 29/12/2019 07:28
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, 27/12/2019 20:41
ANALYSIS - ICC Chief Prosecutor exposed

ANALYSIS - ICC Chief Prosecutor exposed

International Criminal Court Chief Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda refused to meet Israeli representatives before announcing investigation.Yochanan Visser, 24/12/2019 22:10
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, 23/12/2019 18:34
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, 23/12/2019 18:15
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, 20/12/2019 18:49
ICC prosecutor again rejects probe of Mavi Marmara incident

ICC prosecutor again rejects probe of Mavi Marmara incident

Fatou Bensouda rejects call to probe deadly raid on Turkish vessel for third time.AFP, 02/12/2019 21:56
Could the Hague charge Israel for Mavi Marmara deaths?

Could the Hague charge Israel for Mavi Marmara deaths?

ICC orders prosecutor to reconsider decision on 2010 Israeli raid of pro-Hamas Gaza flotilla, after she decided not to prosecute Israel.AFP, 02/09/2019 13:05
No immediate investigation of Israel

No immediate investigation of Israel

ICC prosecutor declines PA request to open immediate investigation against Israel over Gaza deaths, says decision takes time.Gary Willig, 22/05/2018 20:32
ICC chief prosecutor may investigate Gaza deaths

ICC chief prosecutor may investigate Gaza deaths

Fatou Bensouda says ICC will "take any action warranted" to prosecute crimes in deadly Gaza riots.AFP, 15/05/2018 19:09
International court warns Israel may be charged over Gaza deaths

International court warns Israel may be charged over Gaza deaths

Chief Prosecutor of The Hague suggests both Israel, Hamas could be held responsible for deaths of Arab rioters during clashes with IDF.David Rosenberg, 08/04/2018 22:00
ICC delegation to visit Israel and PA

ICC delegation to visit Israel and PA

Delegation from ICC will visit Israel and the PA but not as part of an investigation into alleged war crimes in Gaza.Ben Ariel, 06/10/2016 06:13
ICC judges reject appeal on Marmara raid

ICC judges reject appeal on Marmara raid

Judges at the ICC tell the court's prosecutor she has to reconsider her decision not to investigate the 2010 Mavi Marmara incident.Elad Benari, Canada, 06/11/2015 22:40
ICC Prosecutor Rejects Reopening of Marmara Probe

ICC Prosecutor Rejects Reopening of Marmara Probe

ICC Prosecutor appeals ruling that she must reconsider her previous decision not to investigate Israeli "war crimes" on the Marmara.Elad Benari, 28/07/2015 03:42
ICC Threatens Israel to Provide Information

ICC Threatens Israel to Provide Information

ICC prosecutor says if Israel does not hand over information on Gaza op, she will be forced to open full-scale 'war crimes' investigation.Cynthia Blank, 13/05/2015 11:05
ICC Weighing Prosecuting PA for War Crimes

ICC Weighing Prosecuting PA for War Crimes

ICC chief prosecutor intends to launch 'unbiased' investigation into 'both sides' of Gaza war; no official decision has been made yet.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/05/2015 13:15
ICC Launches Probe into Israeli 'War Crimes'

ICC Launches Probe into Israeli 'War Crimes'

ICC prosecutor opens a preliminary probe into possible war crimes committed by Israel. Netanyahu: This decision is scandalous.Elad Benari, Canada, 16/01/2015 20:12
US Pressuring PA Not to Sue 'War Crimes' at ICC

US Pressuring PA Not to Sue 'War Crimes' at ICC

ICC says PA and Hamas must resubmit charges against Israel, which would leave them open to war crimes charges as well.Ari Yashar, 18/08/2014 14:21
ICC Launches Probe into Marmara Incident

ICC Launches Probe into Marmara Incident

The International Criminal Court has opened a preliminary probe into Israel's deadly raid on a Gaza-bound flotilla in 2010.Elad Benari, Canada, 14/05/2013 22:07