Palestinians to file ICC case against Israel in April: PLO

The Palestinians are to lodge their first complaint against Israel for alleged war crimes at the International Criminal Court on April 1, a senior official told AFP on Monday.

“One of the first important steps will be filing a complaint against Israel at the ICC on April 1 over the (2014) Gaza war and settlement activity,” said Mohammad Shtayyeh, a member of the executive committee of the Palestine Liberation Organisation (PLO).

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  • Martin B

    April fools!

  • Exile1981

    I guess it depends on if the ICC allows all the fake dead to testify or not.

  • David

    Then we will see how morally bankrupt the icc is.

  • Ron MacDonald

    Palestinian war crimes don’t count.

  • k1962

    That is a f*cking joke. They provoked the war and hid behind civilians while firing rockets at civilian. I am beginning to feel a deep sense of hatred…The world is like a Kafka novel.

  • Norman_In_New_York

    I wonder what standing the PLO will have now that it has been effectively convicted of war crimes by an American court.

  • Mickey Oberman

    The PLO lawsuit could very well backfire if Israel files a countersuit.

  • Any court which judges against Israel will simply lose all credibility. The ICC will simply disappear as a biased and unjust organization.