Chairmen of Israel Allies Caucuses worldwide reject investigation for lack of legal basis
"We absolutely respect the independence of the International Criminal Court, and we do expect it to comply with its own mandate."
“This investigation gives the impression of being a partial and prejudicial attack on a friend and ally of the UK’s," said PM Boris Johnson.
The initiative is not intended to be a formal response to the ICC proceedings or to supplant any actions by the Israeli Foreign Ministry.
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Jerusalem has pointed to its own independent judiciary capable of trying soldiers who commit war crimes.
Below are seven challenges that sources indicate Israel's leaders are wrestling with:
They plan to hold a further meeting before the April 9 deadline.
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