Human Rights and Hot Coffee

Does the ICC have jurisdiction to take Israel to court?

January 30, 2020 NGO Monitor Season 2 Episode 13
Human Rights and Hot Coffee
Does the ICC have jurisdiction to take Israel to court?
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Human Rights and Hot Coffee
Does the ICC have jurisdiction to take Israel to court?
Jan 30, 2020 Season 2 Episode 13
NGO Monitor

The Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court recently announced that she intends to investigate alleged war crimes in the “State of Palestine.” Does she have jurisdiction over alleged crimes in the West Bank and Gaza?  How is she defining the territory of a Palestinian state? Join our host Yona Schiffmiller and Legal Advisor Anne Herzberg as they answer these questions.

Notes: 

Bias in ICC Prosecutor Bensouda’s Meetings and Citations

https://www.ngo-monitor.org/reports/bias-in-icc-prosecutor-bensoudas-meetings-and-citations/  

Human Rights Watch finds another pretext to threaten Israel with ICC prosecution

https://www.ngo-monitor.org/human-rights-watch-finds-another-pretext-to-threaten-israel-with-icc-prosecution/  

Terror-linked and boycott promoting NGOs behind potential ICC investigation:
https://www.ngo-monitor.org/reports/terror-linked-and-boycott-promoting-ngos-behind-potential-icc-investigation/ 

ICC War Crimes Prosecution and PFLP-linked NGOs  
https://www.buzzsprout.com/228986/episodes/2349665-icc-war-crimes-prosecution-and-pflp-linked-ngos

Support the show (https://www.ngo-monitor.org/donate/)

Show Notes

The Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court recently announced that she intends to investigate alleged war crimes in the “State of Palestine.” Does she have jurisdiction over alleged crimes in the West Bank and Gaza?  How is she defining the territory of a Palestinian state? Join our host Yona Schiffmiller and Legal Advisor Anne Herzberg as they answer these questions.

Notes: 

Bias in ICC Prosecutor Bensouda’s Meetings and Citations

https://www.ngo-monitor.org/reports/bias-in-icc-prosecutor-bensoudas-meetings-and-citations/  

Human Rights Watch finds another pretext to threaten Israel with ICC prosecution

https://www.ngo-monitor.org/human-rights-watch-finds-another-pretext-to-threaten-israel-with-icc-prosecution/  

Terror-linked and boycott promoting NGOs behind potential ICC investigation:
https://www.ngo-monitor.org/reports/terror-linked-and-boycott-promoting-ngos-behind-potential-icc-investigation/ 

ICC War Crimes Prosecution and PFLP-linked NGOs  
https://www.buzzsprout.com/228986/episodes/2349665-icc-war-crimes-prosecution-and-pflp-linked-ngos

Support the show (https://www.ngo-monitor.org/donate/)