ICC Warns Israelis May Be Prosecuted for Rome Statute Crimes

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Feature Article by Stephen Lendman
ICC Warns Israelis May Be Prosecuted for Rome Statute Crimes

by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman)

Israel got away with mass murder and much more throughout its history, accountability never forthcoming for its highest of high crimes.

The Rome Statute established the International Criminal Court to address four core international crimes – crimes of war, against humanity, aggression and genocide.

Washington, NATO, Israel and their rogue allies remain unaccountable for all of the above crimes too egregious to ignore.

The ICC has jurisdiction over crimes by individuals on the territory of State Parties, by a State Party national, or if authorized by the Security Council – only if committed after July 1, 2002 when the statute became effective.

The International Court of Justice (ICJ or World Court) has jurisdiction over nations.

Throughout its history, the ICC functioned as an imperial tool, notably targeting indiv
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