The Hague/Gaza, April 1 (IANS) Palestine joined the International Criminal Court (ICC) with full membership on Wednesday, a development chief Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat described as a “historic day in the struggle for justice, freedom and peace”. Palestine becoming a full ICC member comes after its accession to the Rome Statute went into force, allowing it to file cases of war crimes …

Read the original:
Palestine now full member of International Criminal Court

Written on April 1st, 2015 & filed under Palestine Tags: , , , , , , ,

The Hague/Gaza, April 1 (IANS) Palestine joined the International Criminal Court (ICC) with full membership on Wednesday, a development chief Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat described as a "historic day in the struggle for justice, freedom and peace". Palestine becoming a full ICC member comes after its accession to the Rome Statute went into force, allowing it to file cases of war crimes …

Read more from the original source:

Palestine now full member of International Criminal Court

Written on April 1st, 2015 & filed under Palestine Tags: , , , , , , , ,

The Hague, April 1 (IANS) Palestine joined the International Criminal Court (ICC) with full membership on Wednesday after its accession to the Rome Statute went into force, allowing it to file cases of war crimes such as those committed in the occupied territories of the West Bank, the Gaza Strip and East Jerusalem.

View post:

Palestine becomes full member of International Criminal Court


The Hague, April 1 (IANS) Palestine joined the International Criminal Court (ICC) with full membership on Wednesday after its accession to the Rome Statute went into force, allowing it to file cases of war crimes such as those committed in the occupied territories of the West Bank, the Gaza Strip and East Jerusalem.

See the original post:
Palestine becomes full member of International Criminal Court

Written on April 1st, 2015 & filed under Palestine Tags: , , , , , , ,

Andrew V. Pestano THE HAGUE, Netherlands, April 1 (UPI) — Palestine has become a member of the International Criminal Court, opening the possibility for Israelis to be prosecuted for war crimes.

More:
Palestine becomes member of the International Criminal Court


THE HAGUE, Netherlands, April 1 (UPI) — Palestine has become a member of the International Criminal Court, opening the possibility for Israelis to be prosecuted for war crimes.

See original here:

Palestine becomes member of the International Criminal Court


The International Criminal Court (ICC) on Wednesday officially recognized the State of Palestine as its member, giving the country jurisdiction to pursue Israelis for alleged war crimes committed on its occupied territories. A “preliminary examination,” which was opened by ICC Chief Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda in January, now gives Palestine jurisdiction over events stretching back to June 2014.

Link:
International Criminal Court Extends Jurisdiction To Palestine


The International Criminal Court (ICC) on Wednesday officially recognized the State of Palestine as its member, giving the country jurisdiction to pursue Israelis for alleged war crimes committed on its occupied territories. A “preliminary examination,” which wasopened by ICC Chief Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda in January, nowgives Palestine jurisdiction over events stretching back to June 2014.

Visit link:

International Criminal Court Extends Jurisdiction To Palestine



Al Jazeera Nablus, Palestine and The Business of Occupation Al Jazeera Nablus, Palestine and The Business of Occupation. By: The World of Arabia

Read more from the original source:

Al Jazeera Nablus, Palestine and The Business of Occupation – Video

Written on April 1st, 2015 & filed under Palestine Tags: , , , , , , ,

Palestine formally joined the International Criminal Court on today, a move the Palestinians hope could open the door to the possible prosecution of Israelis for alleged war crimes.

Read more from the original source:

Palestine Officially Joins International Criminal Court