Thu Nov 29, 2012, 06:07 PM
Purveyor (29,432 posts)
Abbas UN Speech 'Defamatory, Venomous': Israel
AFP - Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas's speech before the General Assembly ahead of its vote on upgrading Palestinian UN status was "defamatory and venomous," Israel charged on Thursday.
"The world watched a defamatory and venomous speech that was full of mendacious propaganda against the IDF (army) and the citizens of Israel," said a statement issued by the office of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
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Thu Nov 29, 2012, 06:24 PM
hack89 (35,928 posts)
4. That cuts both ways
as a "nation" Palestine is now equally liable for their actions. Those rocket attacks from Gaza are a much more serious issue.
As a practical matter, the ICC doesn't have the power to drag either Israel or Palestine into court against their will.