Analysis | The ICC’s battle with Israel is a test of the international order


You’re reading an excerpt from the Today’s WorldView newsletter. Sign up to get the rest free, including news from around the globe and interesting ideas and opinions to know, sent to your inbox on Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

From the moment the news broke, the wagons were circled. Israeli officials and their allies in Washington expressed outrage over the decision by Karim Khan, chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court, to apply for warrants for the arrest of three key leaders of militant group Hamas, as well as Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Defense Minister Yoav Gallant for alleged war crimes and crimes against humanity in their conduct of the ongoing battles over Gaza.

Share post:


More like this

Netanyahu dismisses cease-fire proposal, angering hostage families

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu appeared to dismiss the...

Social Security to jettison obsolete jobs used to deny disability benefits

For decades, the Social Security Administration has denied thousands...

More than 15 killed in Dagestan, Russia, as gunmen hit multiple sites

Assailants opened fire at an Orthodox church, a synagogue...