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FM: Palestine must sign Rome Statute to access ICC

Maan News Agency | March 3, 2013   BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Palestine cannot file complaints at the International Criminal Court until it signs the Rome Statute, the Palestinian Authority foreign minister said Sunday. The ICC was established by the Rome Statute and Palestine must sign the treaty to access the court, Riyad al-Maliki told Ma’an. […]

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Hamas: Israeli crimes are not subject to statute of limitations

[ PIC 25/02/2013 – 08:18 PM ] BEIRUT, (PIC)– Hamas warned the occupation of the consequences of continuing its crimes against the Palestinians and their land, landmarks and holy sites, stressing that the Palestinian people will never give up their fundamental rights. This came in a statement issued by the movement on Monday on the […]

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New approval for yet more settlement units in occupied Jerusalem

“Settling” constitutes a warcime according to international law and ICC statute. Even under US’ own military legislations’ Law resources below this article MEMO | Dec 20, 2012 The Israeli-led Jerusalem Municipality has approved a scheme to build more than 2,600 new housing units in the Jewish settlement of Givat Hmreis, south of the Old City […]

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PRESS STATEMENT PCHR | Israel Defies International Law by Approving More Settlement Projects in Occupied Jerusalem

Tuesday December 04, 2012 20:01 by The Palestinian Centre for Human Rights – PCHR In violation of international law, Israel is continuing its policy of settlement expansion in the West Bank in general, and occupied East Jerusalem in particular. The Office of the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has approved the construction of 3,600 additional […]

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Risheq: occupation crimes are not subject to statute of limitations

[ PIC 31/10/2012 – 01:04 PM ] (PIC)– Ezzat Risheq, member of the Political Bureau in Hamas movement stressed on the 56th anniversary of Kafr Kassem massacre that the crimes of the Israeli occupation could not be subject to any statute of limitations. Risheq said in a press statement on Tuesday: “We are commemorating the […]

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Palestine Should Accede to the Rome Statute (Now!)

Related: Technical problems hinder probes into situations in Palestine – Intl Law, ICC  & The Rome Statute By Prof. William A. Schabas | Oct 31, 2011 Palestine has been admitted as a member of UNESCO. In yesterday’s vote, the General Conference of the United Nations Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organisation agreed by by 107 votes […]

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