ICC launches war crimes probe into Israeli practices

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Hi Mike Rossi a reporting the ICC launches a war crimes probe into Israeli practices in the Palestinian territories the international criminal court is opening an investigation into alleged crimes in the Palestinian territories the focus will be on Israeli military actions and Israeli settlement construction on lands captured in the nineteen sixty seven Middle East war in a videotape statement Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the state of Israel is under attack this evening at the state department spokesman Ned price we will continue to uphold our strong commitment to Israel and its security Israel does not belong to nor recognize the ICC's authority although they have no state the Palestinians joined V. I. C. C. in twenty fifteen by virtue of their non member observer status in the U. N. General Assembly Mike Rossi at Washington

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