The UN passed a resolution to try Israel in the International Criminal Court for the crime of “illegally occupying the Palestinian Territories” last week. But at least one expert in international law refutes the charges, explaining that not only is there no “illegal occupation”, and Israel has the right to annex Judea and Samaria. On […]
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Naomi Kahn, Director of the international division of Regavim, an NGO that monitors illegal Arab and Bedouin construction, emphasized that the Bedouins had no legal claim to Khirbet Humsa.
In a 2020 statement, Israel’s Foreign Ministry accused Sourani of maintaining “close ties” with Hamas.
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MK Matan Kahane, from the right-wing Yemina party, tweeted that he received the letter and hinted that he intends to burn it in honor of the Jewish holiday of Lag B’Omer.
The PA has accused Israel of committing war crimes in Judea and Samaria, eastern Jerusalem as well as the Gaza Strip.
For the past two decades, political actors have continuously led campaigns aimed at bringing Israel before the International Criminal Court. These actors all ignore Palestinian terrorism, thereby making the accusations of Israeli “war crimes” stand out.
The pending ICC prosecution of Israel is a travesty of justice. But the motive for this farce is that it provides an alternative to talks and an end to the war on Zionism.
The ICC “ignores international law by inventing a Palestinian state that does not exist and creates a crime that no one in international law has ever been charged with before: the crime of people living in places,” said Eugene Kontorovich, a professor at George Mason Antonin Scalia Law School.