Palestinians hope joining International Criminal Court will give it more leverage on Israel

Palestinians hope joining International Criminal Court will give it more leverage on Israel


Palestinians want leverage on Israel in international court

by KARIN LAUB and MOHAMMED DARAGHMEH, Associated Press - 1 April 2015 02:04-04:00

RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — The Palestinians formally join the International Criminal Court on Wednesday, as part of a broader effort to put international pressure on Israel and exact a higher price for its occupation of lands sought for a Palestinian state.
Beyond seeking war crimes charges against Israel at the co...


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