Will the ICC’s Investigation into Israeli War Crimes Finally Bring Justice to Palestine?

By Miko Peled | MintPress News | 12/27/19 | Fatou Bensouda, the International Criminal Court’s Chief Prosecutor, said in a statement regarding “alleged crimes” committed in the occupied Palestinian territories that “all the statutory criteria under the Rome Statute for the opening of an investigation have been met.” The territories in question include the West Bank, East Jerusalem, and the Gaza Strip. These territoriesContinue reading “Will the ICC’s Investigation into Israeli War Crimes Finally Bring Justice to Palestine?”

What Constitutes Fair and Unfair Criticism of Israel

By Rhoda E. Howard-Hassmann, Wilfrid Laurier University | The Conversation | 12/09/19 | Canada recently voted at the United Nations for the establishment of a Palestinian state. At the same time, Canada reiterated its position that there were too many UN resolutions about Israel. Canada argued that these resolutions unfairly singled out Israel for criticism. Nevertheless, Israel’s ambassadorContinue reading “What Constitutes Fair and Unfair Criticism of Israel”